Attention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderBook - 2009
About 11,000,000 people in the U.S. suffer with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In the majority of cases, it persists throughout the lifespan of the sufferer. This guidebook provides essential information on ADHD, but also serves as a historical survey, by providing information on the controversies surrounding its causes, and first-person narratives by people coping with ADHD. Patients, family members, or caregivers explain the condition from their own experience. The symptoms, causes, treatments, and potential cures are explained in detail. Essential to anyone trying to learn about diseases and conditions, the alternative treatments are explored. Student researchers and readers will find this book easily accessible through its careful and conscientious editing and a thorough introduction to each essay.
Publisher: Detroit : Gale Cengage Learning, c2009
Branch Call Number: 616.8589 A883p
Characteristics: 154 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: ADHD