Definitions for ADHD

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. attention deficit disorder, ADD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, hyperkinetic syndrome, minimal brain dysfunction, minimal brain damage, MBD(noun)

    a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. liam mahone:

    how many ADHD kids does it take to screw in a light bulb..........want to ride bikes

  2. Harriet Hiscock:

    Managing behavioral sleep problems in children with ADHD is feasible and highly effective - it improves not only sleep, but also child behavior, ADHD symptoms, quality of life and working memory.

  3. Timothy Wilens:

    While medications can be very helpful for ADHD symptoms, they may also be associated with some behavioral adverse effects such as irritability, other children may react to this irritability. . . by bullying the child.

  4. Julie Schweitzer:

    The focus of treating a child with ADHD should be less on the hyperactivity, as it may be a booster for cognitive functioning. If a child with ADHD is moving more and not interfering with others, they should let the child move.

  5. Mark Olfson:

    The peak use among adolescent boys, who are frequently diagnosed with ADHD and are also treated with stimulants, strongly suggests that antipsychotics are commonly used to treat impulsive aggression and other behavioral symptoms.


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