What Is Executive Function?
The frontal lobe of the brain controls executive function - everything from our ability to remember a phone number to finish a homework assignment to avoid eating a hunk of chocolate cake. Learn more about diagnosing and compensating for executive function problems.
Vitamins and Supplements for ADHD
WebMD explains the use of vitamins and supplements in the treatment and management of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Find out what vitamins and minerals as well as other natural supplements can and cannot do when they are used to treat ADHD.
Impulse Control: Managing Behaviors of ADHD Kids
WebMD has tips for parents to help their children with ADHD control impulsive behavior.
ADHD: Hyperactive-Impulsive Type
WebMD explains the hyperactive-impulsive type of ADHD, including symptoms, treatment, and how it differs from the inattentive type of ADHD.
ADHD: Inattentive Type
WebMD explains the inattentive type of ADHD in children, including symptoms of this condition and ways to treat it.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Causes of ADHD
Do we know what causes ADHD? Find out what is known about the genetic connection as well as the effects of lifestyle, the environment, prenatal care, and injury.
ADHD Drugs and Growth
Do ADHD drugs stunt children's growth? WebMD examines the scientific evidence.
Adult ADHD and Your Relationships
Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder could be straining your relationships -- and you may not even know it. WebMD tells you more.
Tips to Ease ADHD Drug Side Effects in Adults
Medications for adult ADHD can give you control over your symptoms, but they do have side effects. These tips help you reduce side effects from adult ADHD medications.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Diagnosing ADHD
WebMD explains how attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is diagnosed in children and adults.