Active listening is a teachable skill — one we all need to practice. Using these seven techniques can help you be more attentive and empathetic in your conversations.
Ritalin vs. Adderall: Comparing Common ADHD Medications
Ritalin and Adderall are the most common stimulant medications for ADHD. They both work to help your brain relay messages more effectively. But how they work and how they affect you may be different. Get the full details.
What Is Time Blindness? And Why Does It Happen?
Time really does fly when you’re having fun. But why? And what can you do when you consistently become overly engaged in activities and miss the ticking of the clock? Learn what causes time blindness and tips to manage it.
Does Autism Run in Families?
Yes, genetics play a role in autism. But it’s much more complex than that. We spoke to a developmental pediatrician to learn more.
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Is Red Dye 40 Safe?
A dietitian shares what we know about red dye 40, what foods typically contain the color additive and how to avoid it.
Does Heightened Screen Time Cause Attention-Deficit Disorder (ADHD) In Children?
Can spending too much time on digital devices or playing video games cause ADHD? The answer is more complicated than you may think.
How Playing the EndeavorRx Video Game Can Help Your Child With ADHD
EndeavorRx is a prescription video game treatment that helps children ages 8 to 12 learn how to focus and maintain their attention while limiting distractions. Learn how it works and if it’s right for your child.
Understanding Hyperfocus and ADHD
While often associated with ADHD, we all hyperfocus occasionally. Hyperfocus has many upsides. But if it’s becoming an issue for you, you can adjust your surroundings to interrupt your focus. We spoke to a pediatric behavioral health specialist to learn more about this interesting phenomenon.
Parents: What To Know About How Doctors Diagnose ADHD
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a very common behavioral health condition. But how do doctors test kids for ADHD? An expert explains.
18 Symptoms That Could Indicate Adult ADHD
Adult ADHD symptoms include forgetfulness, procrastination, chronic restlessness, talking excessively and lack of following through on tasks.