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FOCAL+ Training Program Reduces Crash Rates Among Teen Drivers With ADHD |  Medicine in 2 Minutes

FOCAL+ Training Program Reduces Crash Rates Among Teen Drivers With ADHD | Medicine in 2 Minutes

1. The Enhanced Focused Concentration and Attention Learning (FOCAL+) training program, compared to the FOCAL control program, reduced the number of long stares and lane position deviations in adolescent drivers with attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity (ADHD). 2. Under real-world driving conditions monitored for one year, FOCAL+ program participants had lower rates of long stares …

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ADHD Patients May Have Lower Functional Connectivity in Certain Brain Regions, Study Finds

ADHD Patients May Have Lower Functional Connectivity in Certain Brain Regions, Study Finds

An analysis of data from five large-scale studies found slightly lower fractional white matter anisotropy in some brain regions in people diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Fractional anisotropy is generally considered an indicator of connectivity in the brain. Similar microstructural abnormalities were not present for anxiety, mood, or externalizing problems. The study was …

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Launch of a new game-based ADHD DTx program in Singapore

Launch of a new game-based ADHD DTx program in Singapore

Singaporean tech startup Neeuro and the Institute of Mental Health have unveiled their home attention training program. WHAT IS IT ABOUT The digital therapeutic program called Cogo seeks to solve inattention in children aged 6 to 12 through a 24-session guided game that is paired with Neeuro’s SenzeBand 2 EEG headband. It was developed based …

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5 Strategies for Establishing and Maintaining Routines with ADHD in Adults

5 Strategies for Establishing and Maintaining Routines with ADHD in Adults

Many adults with ADHD find it difficult to structure themselves, follow rules and create new routines. Starting a tedious, unrewarding task can be difficult, and it can be just as difficult to stick with it to completion. Neurodivergent people can be too obsessed with maintaining a routine at the expense of other things, which can …

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5 Strategies for Establishing and Maintaining Routines with ADHD in Adults

5 Strategies for Establishing and Maintaining Routines with ADHD in Adults

Many adults with ADHD find it difficult to structure themselves, follow rules and create new routines. Starting a tedious, unrewarding task can be difficult, and it can be just as difficult to stick with it to completion. Neurodivergent people can be too obsessed with maintaining a routine at the expense of other things, which can …

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