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Article published on Nov 26, 2019

Girls With ADHD Often Present Differently From Boys

Our daughter is in grade 9. She is a very anxious child since she was small; she worries about going to new places, or meeting new people. She worries about anything and everything. At home, she is happy, busy, and excitable. She had no problem in elementary school, although she did put up a fight... Read More

Article published on Aug 27, 2019

Clonidine And Guanfacine Are Blood Pressure Medications That Can Help ADHD

Our eight years old daughter has ADHD. She is hyperactive and strong-willed; very excitable, and hard to calm down. She is very smart, and did well in grade 2. Our paediatrician started her on Biphentin several months ago. For the first time, she didn’t disrupt the class. She is more happy with herself, and she... Read More

Article published on Jan 29, 2019

There Is No One Best Medicine For ADHD

What is your number one recommended ADHD medication? Our son was diagnosed with ADHD. His doctor started him on Biphentin; it made him irritable and affected his sleep. He is now on Vyvanse. I want to give him a medicine that works. I don’t like trying one medicine after another. Read More

Article published on Nov 27, 2018

Children With ADHD Need Medicine Every Day

Our nine-year-old daughter has ADHD. Her grade 1 teacher noticed that she couldn’t pay attention, although she didn’t disrupt the classroom. She struggled in grade 2, even though she is very smart. She was finally seen by a paediatrician, and was started on medicine every morning. This has greatly helped her; she is excelling in... Read More