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Understanding the Difference in ADHD and ADD: Gender Disparities

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) are commonly discussed conditions that affect individuals’ ability to focus, control impulses, and regulate their behavior. However, it’s important to note that ADD is no longer a clinical term used in the field of psychology and psychiatry. Instead, the broader term ADHD is employed to …

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Understanding the Disparities of ADHD: Boys vs. Girls

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by difficulties in maintaining attention, regulating impulses, and managing hyperactivity. While ADHD affects individuals of all genders, research has indicated significant differences in the presentation and diagnosis of ADHD between boys and girls. This article aims to shed light on the nuances of ADHD in boys versus …

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