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ADHD combined type
ADHD

ADHD: Combined Type. What to Know About It

ADHD affects about 4.4% of the adult population in the US. Any ADHD definition describes it as a neurodevelopmental disorder marked by a persistent pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity and impulsivity. It is often diagnosed in childhood, but the ADHD symptoms may also carry into adulthood. Still, many individuals only…

ADHD inattentive type
ADHD

Inattentive Type of ADHD in Adults: Symptoms and Treatment

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental condition that usually starts from childhood and continues into adulthood. ADHD is characterized by two types of behavior: inattentive and hyperactive. According to the American Psychiatric Association, there are three types of ADHD, depending on which…

Focalin side effects long-term
ADHD

Focalin Side Effects: a Complete Review

Dexmethylphenidate, marketed as Focalin, is used to treat ADHD. Focalin XR is a stimulant that is taken orally and has an extended-release. It has been approved for ADHD treatment in children aged 6 to 12, adolescents, and adults. However, despite Focalin’s efficacy in treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder…