The History of ADHD IV

Hello to all my ADHD peeps and ADHD loved ones, So what do we know now? After 220 years of seeing, treating, and experiencing ADHD we must have some pretty good knowledge of it. Of course we do, and the current standards are laid out, in my opinion, very clearly. We no longer use ADD, … Continue reading The History of ADHD IV

The History of ADHD III

Hello to all my ADHD peeps and ADHD loved ones, In the 1970’s researchers are still trying to figure out why some of these kids are hyper and why some of the kids are not hyper. They seem to be suffering from the same symptoms, the biggest difference is one group doesn’t exhibit the hyperactivity … Continue reading The History of ADHD III

The History of ADHD II

Hello to all my ADHD peeps and ADHD loved ones, So when did stimulants become a treatment for a hyperactive disorder? A man named Charles Bradley working in East Providence, Rhode Island was working as a medical director in 1937. He was working in a hospital that was founded to treat children that had neurological … Continue reading The History of ADHD II

The History of ADHD I

Hello to all my ADHD peeps and ADHD loved ones, Today I want to talk about what ADHD actually is. When I grew up I was always told that the kid that was bouncing off of the walls was a kid that had ADHD. (Yes that kid was myself) And the kid that just couldn't … Continue reading The History of ADHD I