ADHD

Managing ADHD

Does ADHD make you cleverer?

People with ADHD are often considered "stupid" and perform poorly at school, but evidence suggests that they might be brighter than average, they just can't achieve their potential.

Improve your concentration

You know you have to finish the task at hand, but you just can’t get down to doing it. Here's how to improve your concentration.

Is ADHD a disease or not?

Many people argue that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is just normal restlessness. We ask an expert to give her view.

Kids: obesity, hyperactivity, allergies

DietDoc takes a look at obesity, hyperactivity and food allergies, which are all diet-related problems that can affect schoolchildren between the ages of seven and 10 years.

Kids, ADHD, and parents

Does your lively child simply have ants in his pants or a problem that will handicap him for the rest of his life?

The ABC of ADHD

ADHD has received a great deal of attention in the media. Unfortunately this has led to frequent misdiagnosis. Here are a few pointers to help you identify ADHD in children.

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ADHD Expert

Delia Strondl is a Registered Career Counsellor focusing on both school readiness and career counselling. She achieved her honours in Psychology and completed a career counselling internship. Since then, she has been working with children with a variety of learning difficulties including ADHD and Cerebral Palsy. Read more

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