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By Lance David Levy B.Sc., M.B., Ch.B., M.Sc., FRCP(C)Director of the Nutritional Disorders Clinic in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and author of Conquering Obesity. For more information, visit www.drlancelevy.com Most days I see several new patients who were referred to me for the management of obesity. As obesity has become public health problem number one, everyone […]
Just in case you missed Totally ADD’s Rick Green on Calgary City TV Breakfast Television you can view his segment here.
As ADHD and Women April winds to a close, ADHD coach, Candace Taylor takes a lighthearted look at ADHD from the female perspective. Special thanks to all the contributors who helped to make this month a success. ”If We Only Had a Wife” How many CEO’s, (okay let’s just say men) could do what they […]
What are some of the gender specific symptoms of ADHD in women? A female with ADHD may be less hyperactive and less impulsive than her male counterpart. Instead she may present with more subtle symptoms such as being disorganized, scattered, forgetful, introverted, withdrawn and socially isolated. She may have great difficulty keeping her focus on […]
Your ability to pay attention, problem solve, plan, and regulate your emotion is managed in part by certain chemicals in your brain. One of these important chemicals is Dopamine. Studies suggest that an ADHD brain does not release or reload dopamine effectively, which leads to problems with all of those executive function activities listed above […]