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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder treatment in adults - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: ADHD
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Practicing since : 2005
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I find it very hard to focus in my work and my studies
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when you have
User :   I always have, but I have gotten through my degree with a very good average because I have a high IQ
User :   but now that I am working and having to study for my designation I'm finding managing it very hard
Doctor :   provide your age, gender, occupation
User :   24, M, Chartered Accounting Student, working at Ernst and Young in Canada
Doctor :   try to improve your memory by liking playing puzzles
User :   memory isn't the problem, i can remember numbers on tests from high school
User :   i find it hard to sit and complete 1 task at a time, and am very easily distracted
Doctor :   ok
User :   I know I should contact a doctor locally, but I'm finding it hard to want to steak to a phsyciatrist about likely having ADD/ADHD im just not sure if thats the cause
User :   *speak
Doctor :   you need to see psychiatrist
Doctor :   involve in yoga, meditation
User :   i'm more so worried about the side effects of the medication for the condition
Doctor :   to improve concentration
Doctor :   There are so many new medications with fewer side effects
User :   but what are the side effects of those then
Doctor :   it depends on the medications
Doctor :   there are n number of drugs
User :   I deal with CEO's etc on a daily basis I dont want anything to affect my ability to communicate and comprehend
Doctor :   there will not be hampered
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
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