Fundamental Neurobiology of ADHD and ASD

“Everybody is talking about the weather, but nobody does anything about it!” – (Storm P.). It’s the same in regards to ADHD and ASD. Everyone thinks that they know all about it, but they really don’t! Let me guide you into the fascinating world of the Fundamental Biology of ADHD and ASD.

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ADHD: Accept, Understanding and WISC-IV

My child’s WISC IV report has lots of other scores besides an IQ. What do they mean? It is a well-established good practice to perform a WISC-IV test on children suspected of having been born with ADHD. But what does the test actual say, and what does that mean for my child? In this article I explain how you interpret and understand the WISC-IV test scores, as well as how that relate to everyday functioning of your child.

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ADHD: Why don’t you answer me, darn it?

Tired of talking to someone with ADHD and not get any timely response from them? Annoying as f…, right? But is it due to bad will or fundamental anatomy? Get the answer, right now, right here … on NOVA … No, wait a minute … on ADDspeaker

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ADHD Medication Facts

ADHD Medication is one of the most myth-ti-fied topics and lots of different people with their own agenda is polluting the debate – on purpose. We don’t care if you’re for or against ADHD medication, but we care about providing scientific and evidence-based knowledge, so here what we know so far …

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Is it ADHD or ASD or ODD?

Many of us have difficulties with telling these three distinct disorders apart, due to their overlapping symptomatology on self-control and…

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Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) and ADHD

Having chronic or periodic involuntary limb movements, also called Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) or Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) are commonly seen in association with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

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Ny forskning: ADHD gør dit liv 12 år kortere

Jeg har fået eksklusiv og tidlig adgang til det nyeste videnskabelige studie om ADHD, der inden længe vil blive publiceret af Dr. Barkley, Ph.D., der af mange anses for at være verdens førende ADHD-forsker. Han har nu påvist, at ADHD forkorter dit liv med 12,7 år …

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ADHD – Lev stærkt, dø ung?

For første gang siden jeg begyndte at skrive blogindlæg på ADDspeaker.net, har jeg valgt at oversætte et helt videnskabeligt review/studie om ADHD, fra engelsk til dansk, idet jeg mener at netop denne nye viden er af så vigtig karakter for alle med ADHD i Danmark, at jeg gerne ville sikre mig at det nåede ud til så mange som muligt, også de der har udfordringer med engelsk.

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Stort gennembrud i ADHD forskning

I foråret 2017, publicerede forskere ved DTU Kemi et studie om enzymer forbundet til signalstoffet, Dopamin. Dopamin er hjernens belønningsstof…

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Hvad er ODD?

65-84% af alle børn med medicinsk ubehandlet ADHD lider af ko-morbid ODD. ODD er en adfærdsforstyrrelse der er tæt knyttet til ADHD, samt af psykosociale faktorer, i tæt forening. Der findes ikke meget viden om ODD på dansk, så derfor har jeg forsøgt at skrive en artikel der trækker på videnskabelige fakta, samt praktiske erfaringer fra vores FB gruppe, ADDspeaker.

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Nocebo, ADHD and Cochrane

For the past few years now, I’ve been following the debate on the quality of the studies of ADHD medication,…

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