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Are You a Night Owl? About ADHD and Late Sleep

By Sandra Kooij, MD PhD ADHD is related to several sleep problems, but the most frequent seems the delayed sleep phase syndrome, a disturbance of the circadian rhythm. Research of children and adults with ADHD (when compared to controls) shows that the majority of these individuals has a late sleep onset that is associated with…

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ADHD symptoms in eating disorders

Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) among adult eating disorder patients Svedlund NE1,2, Norring C3,4, Ginsberg Y3,5, von Hausswolff-Juhlin Y3,4. BMC Psychiatry. 2017 Jan 17;17(1):19. doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-1093-1. By Y. Ginsberg Abstract: Very little is known about the prevalence of ADHD symptoms in Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder and even less in other eating…

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Validation of DIVA 2.0

Criteria and Concurrent Validity of DIVA 2.0: A Semi-Structured Diagnostic Interview for Adult ADHD By J. Antoni Ramos-Quiroga Abstract: Objective: The aim of this study was to assess for the first time the criterion validity of the semi-structured Diagnostic Interview for ADHD in adults (DIVA 2.0), and its concurrent validity in comparison with the Conners’…

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