Attention Deficit Disorder @ BellaOnline The ADD site will help you gain a better understanding of what a diagnosis of ADD means for your life. This begins by recognizing the symptoms of ADD in adults and children. Knowledge helps to build strategies to improve your life. en-us Copyright 2014 All Rights Reserved. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:05:40 EST 240 Attention Deficit Disorder @ BellaOnline Attention Deficit Disorder Diagnostic Tools Some people believe that Attention Deficit Disorder is a fictitious disorder, since diagnosis is based on several somewhat subjective tests. What is being done by researchers to develop more objective, scientifically based, testing for the diagnosis of ADD? Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:41:41 EST Girls with Attention Deficit Disorder Do you know a girl who consistently under-achieves? Who is anxious? Does this girl's teachers tell her that she could and should do better. if she would just try? Maybe this girl has Attention Deficit Disorder. The negative symptoms of ADD often look a lot different when you compare girls and boys. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:04:13 EST ADD Medication Improves Parenting Skills Parenting kids with Attention Deficit Disorder can be a tough job, especially if the parent also has ADD. A new study from the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center states that "Parenting skills improve in ADHD parents with medication." They studied the effects of lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse). Thu, 7 Aug 2014 17:38:28 EST