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How to Be Happy and ADHD. They Can Go Together!

Being diagnosed with ADHD, especially later in life, can be difficult. As we have grown into adulthood, we take on more responsibilities - financial, work, and family. For someone who has ADHD, these tasks can be difficult and quickly become overwhelming.  This can lead to depression and anxiety.

Being happy affects many facets of our lives.  Happiness affects our health, our productivity, and our ability to control emotions.  However, finding happiness happy dad and daughtercan be difficult with...

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Time Management Tips to Help You Sleep

ADHD symptoms can make it difficult to get enough sleep every night. Science Daily reports that about 75% of children and adults with ADHD also struggle with sleep problems. One of these problems can be the inability to manage time effectively and “time blindness”. The first step to a well-rested day is to make certain you or your child have the opportunity to get 7-9 hours of rest each night.

Here are 5 time management tips to help you get more Zzzzz’s:sleeping woman

  1. Schedule sleep as an activity on...
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ADHD & Sleep Problems

ADHD affects many areas of our lives - from the attention required for school and the workplace to the emotional regulation needed to feel calm and centered. However, did you know ADHD can also affect your sleep?

WebMD's recent article, ADHD and Sleep Problems, discusses this topic. WebMD reviewed several different studies and shared some possible causes and tips woman no sleepthat may help.

One study discovered that 67% of people with ADHD found it hard to get a good night’s sleep.  The...

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Do You Get Enough of the "Sunshine Vitamin"? How Vitamin D Helps ADHD

We used to only associate Vitamin D with bone health.  However, we now know that Vitamin D plays a much larger role in our overall health.  shutterstock 570151708

Vitamin D levels are commonly low in the general population due to the increased use of sunscreen since the 1980s. However, Vitamin D is essential to our mental and physical health. We have receptors in every tissue of the body for this vitamin and we need to maintain optimal levels to function at our best. It can help protect us against...

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