Natural Alternatives to Adderall: What Are They and Do They Work?


Adderall is a household name in the United States for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. The drug became well-known for enhancing focus and concentration. It’s commonplace on college campuses, even without a prescription or diagnosis. But this drug has a dark…

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ADHD & Anxiety: Similarities, Differences & Treatments


Although different disorders, ADHD and general anxiety disorder (GAD) often come as a package deal. About half of adults with ADHD will also struggle with comorbid (coexisting) anxiety.  Think of them like the Olsen twins back in the 90s, only way less cute, and (unfortunately) they don’t just…

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How long does Adderall stay in your system? + Alternatives


What is Adderall? Adderall® is the brand name of a drug that’s a mixture of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine. It’s primarily used to treat the symptoms of ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) and sometimes for narcolepsy. Many patients wonder: how long does Adderall stay in your……

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Is ADHD A Learning Disability? Help & Answers For Parents


ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed disorders in children, affecting around 5% of kids nationwide. It’s also a primary reason why some bright children struggle in school, affecting their ability to learn and frustrating their parents and teachers. ADHD is not currently classified as a…

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4 Ways to Help Motivation and ADHD


For kids and teens with ADHD, lack of motivation can be a major challenge. However, practical steps such as physical activity, celebrating victories, starting with simple tasks, and timers/alarms can make a big difference and increase motivation. For those whose willpower to accomplish tasks seems…

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16 Natural Remedies for ADHD [Without Medication]


If you or your child have been diagnosed with ADHD, but you’re reluctant to treat it with medication, you’re not alone. Many people are hesitant to use medication for ADHD that can cause a lot of nasty side effects. What natural remedies for ADHD are there? There are many natural remedies for ADHD…

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Can toddlers be diagnosed with ADHD?


As a mom, I know that toddler years with your child can be full of fun, mischief, running around, and trying to avoid bedtimes. (Isn’t it amazing how many magical bathroom breaks, stories, and songs they’ll request after 8 P.M.)? These little ones are full of excitement and energy. However, as a…

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