By William Dodson, M.D. Sleep disturbances caused by ADHD have been overlooked for a number of reasons, including the late age of onset. But recent studies confirm that ADD symptoms do not go away at night. Here, understand the ADHD and sleep link and its most common manifestations. Plus, get tips for winding down quicker, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
By Gina Pera “My husband insists he’s going to bed at 10 each night,” says Christine, “but that’s actually when he starts thinking about it. It’s midnight or later before Jake is in bed, and we must be up at 5 in the morning.” Christine is sleep-deprived, too, because of Jake’s disruptive restlessness. Mari […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
By William Dodson, M.D. For many adults and children with attention deficit disorder, the thought of falling asleep easily, staying asleep through the night, and then waking up easily — and refreshed — seems but a dream. ADHD adults know that their sleep can be disturbed by mental and physical restlessness, and that it can […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
by CoachRudy There are many issues related to our ADHD that are challenging to manage. However, there are some issues that we CAN actually do something about to make behavioral changes to reduce negative symptoms and impact of our ADHD. One of these critical ADHD issues is SLEEP. There is much written regarding ADHD & […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Nearly 50% of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder experience transient sleeping problems, and another 10% have persistent sleeping problems, new research shows. “We were surprised that over half had a sleep problem at least once over the 12 month period and also by the broad range of sleep problems […]Continue Reading... No Comments.