Adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are almost three times more likely to develop dementia compared to their peers, a new study suggests. Taking medication could help, as there...
Older adults with ADHD are at greater risk for car crashes, data shows
Oct 06, 2023
Older adults who have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have a 74% higher risk of car crashes compared to their peers who don’t have the disorder. They also have a higher risk for hard-braking...
ADHD linked to Alzheimer’s disease across generations, scientists say
Sep 14, 2021
Parents of children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are more likely to receive a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s than their peers whose children do not have the condition, investigators...
AAADD — Ack! Why you should arrange to be interrupted
Jacqueline Vance, RNC, CDONA/LTC
Jun 24, 2014
OK can I just sound off a bit? I hate being interrupted multiple times throughout the day when it is just not necessary. I mean, I am at an age where I am seriously affected with AAAD (Age Associated Attention...
Treatable attention disorders in stroke patients are often undiagnosed, study finds
Aug 29, 2013
Many stroke survivors have undiagnosed attention-related disorders that could be treated with therapy, according to newly published research.