ADHD FAQ - Questions & Answers

37 Questions
Last Updated: July 12th, 2018

I can’t seem to ever concentrate. My friend says Adderall helps him concentrate. How do I find out if it’s a good option for me?

Answers: 61 | Last Answer: July 12th, 2018

What do you do to cope with ADD and ADHD?

Answers: 4 | Last Answer: July 9th, 2018

What are some symptoms of ADHD?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: July 9th, 2018

I can't focus on any of my schoolwork. I'm easily distracted by random, meaningless things. I'm homeschooled, and severely behind due to me being uninterested and can't focus. I think I have ADHD...?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: July 9th, 2018

Does ADHD affect your intelligence?

Answers: 5 | Last Answer: July 2nd, 2018

What does ADD stand for?

Answers: 7 | Last Answer: July 2nd, 2018

I'm 14 and pretty much positive that I have ADHD and pretty sure I'm depressed as a result. I've been missing school now and my parents just don't have a clue why. How do I mention it?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: July 2nd, 2018

Can I avoid constant boredom and the danger of addiction to things that give me a kick?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: July 2nd, 2018

What struggles do people with ADHD face?

Answers: 86 | Last Answer: June 24th, 2018

Can ADHD go away as I age?

Answers: 6 | Last Answer: June 23rd, 2018

How do I explain my diagnosis to my child, friends, and family?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: June 12th, 2018

Does unattenttive ADHD symptoms get better with age?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: June 4th, 2018

Since I was diagnosed with ADHD as a child, I've always been scared of telling people I have ADHD. To this day, no one really knows. How can I get over it and let people know about it?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: May 28th, 2018

How do I get tested for ADD when my parents don't believe I have it?

Answers: 2 | Last Answer: May 28th, 2018

Does ADHD make a person violent?

Answers: 6 | Last Answer: May 22nd, 2018

How can I sleep well with ADHD?

Answers: 6 | Last Answer: May 21st, 2018

My husband was given an ADD med as a child which made him extremely sick. What could be the reasoning behind this?

Answers: 4 | Last Answer: May 9th, 2018

How can i control my ADHD at times?

Answers: 2 | Last Answer: May 7th, 2018

What types of therapy may help with someone with ADHD?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: May 7th, 2018

How often do you have difficulty concentrating on what people say to you, even when they are speaking to you directly?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: May 1st, 2018

What other kinds of treatments besides medication are available for children with A.D.H.D.?

Answers: 2 | Last Answer: April 26th, 2018

How do you cure ADHD?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: April 10th, 2018

How do you know if you have ADHD?

Answers: 5 | Last Answer: March 25th, 2018

Where can I find support and more resources to help me understand ADHD?

Answers: 3 | Last Answer: March 1st, 2018

Can you be started on medication for add/adhd as an adult or does that need to start as a child?

Answers: 5 | Last Answer: February 27th, 2018

Can you prevent ADHD?

Answers: 5 | Last Answer: February 13th, 2018

What are the treatments for ADHD and how will I know if the treatments are working?

Answers: 2 | Last Answer: December 19th, 2017

What is Executive Function Disorder (EFD) and what is it caused by?

Answers: 1 | Last Answer: July 3rd, 2017

What is the difference between ADHD and ADD?

Answers: 4 | Last Answer: June 6th, 2017

Are there ways to cope with side effects of stimulant medications?

Answers: 4 | Last Answer: February 26th, 2017

Should I be ashamed of the fact that I have ADHD?

Answers: 5 | Last Answer: February 18th, 2017

What exactly causes ADHD?

Answers: 2 | Last Answer: January 26th, 2017

Do exercise, sleep, and diet make a difference in ADHD?

Answers: 0

What are the possible side effects of different ADHD medications?

Answers: 0

What can I do to help my child succeed in school dealing with ADHD symptoms?

Answers: 0

How do I feel better without the use of medication for my ADHD?

Answers: 0

How ADHD similar to Bipolar?

Answers: 0