Our Brains Wiring For Attention!

Some demand a little more attention than others

University of Utah (U of U) medical researchers have uncovered a wiring diagram that shows how the brain pays attention to visual, cognitive, sensory, and motor cues. The research provides a critical foundation for the study of abnormalities in attention that can be seen in many brain disorders such as autism, schizophrenia, and attention deficit disorder.

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Attention Deficit Disorders Can Take a Toll on Marriage

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Your marriage could be suffering from ADHD.

Does your wife or husband  forget chores and lose track of the calendar? Do you sometimes feel that instead of living with a spouse, you’re raising another child?  Your marriage may be suffering from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

 

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Lead May Be the Culprit in ADHD

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Lead, which is sometimes found in paint in older homes, can get on the hands of children and be ingested.

ADHD, or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, is among the costliest of behavioral disorders. Its combination of inattention, impulsivity and hyperactivity leads to accidental injuries, school failure, substance abuse, antisocial behavior and more. Yet despite nearly a century of study, the disorder’s roots remain mysterious.

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