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What everyone gets wrong about ADHD — and how it can be used as a superpower

Your interpretation of what it means to have ADHD may be incorrect. Here's what it really means, and how people who have it can use it to their advantage.

Genetics company 23andMe is rolling out a huge initiative for people with ADHD and depression — but psychologists are worried

23andMe now lets users share information about what treatments for conditions like depression and ADHD do and don't work for them. 5,000 people have used the feature so far.

ADHD could have been the key to Leonardo da Vinci’s genius

Mario Livio, an...

Investigators are calling out Betsy DeVos’ controversial ‘brain training’ company for misleading advertising

DeVos maintains a $5-$25 million stake in a neurofeedback company called Neurocore that claims to help people “overcome ADHD without drugs.”

What it’s like to live with ADHD so severe it feels like ‘brain fog’

My sister lives with a form of ADHD severe enough that she struggles with basic tasks and fights addiction to the drugs that are supposed to help.

Here are the 6 questions that can reveal whether you have adult ADHD

There's been a rise in the number of adults diagnosed with ADHD, which was previously considered extremely rare.

I learned how to control a screen with my mind, and the strange technique could have some major benefits

Betsy DeVos backs a technique called neurofeedback to treat ADHD. The science isn't settled, but a new study suggests it might help people with depression, too.

Betsy DeVos backs a technique claiming to cure ADHD without medication — but the science is questionable

Trump's education secretary is an advocate of neurofeedback, which attempts to teach people to control their brain waves. The science is nowhere near settled.

Here’s why it’s no surprise that a Russian hack revealed Simone Biles and the Williams sisters used ‘banned’ drugs

Simone Biles, who came home from the Rio 2016 Summer Games with four gold medals and one bronze, said on Twitter that she had ADHD and takes medication for it.

Scientists have reached a ‘milestone’ in treating addiction with a drug in Adderall — but there’s a catch

A new study suggests that a stimulant drug used in the ADHD medication Adderall could help treat cocaine addiction.