ADHD Living: The difficulties arising with nutrition

Although it possesses the characteristic inability to focus, ADHD is often driven by poor executive function. Executive function is the cognitive function associated with time management, decision making, organization, and planning. Given that these are skills of life that are pervasive, the effects are often felt in other facets, including nutrition. Individuals with ADHD often[…]

ADHD Education: Fidgeting may even help concentration

Recent research has shown that movement allows students with attention disorders to focus better in a classroom setting. With many students being told to sit still with regularity, fidgeting is a defining feature in attention disorders. Attention disorders stem from the brain’s under-arousal, and movement works to increase an individuals alertness, allowing students that may[…]