Do you feel like you just got up on the wrong side of the bed today? Are you thinking that there’s nothing you can do about it and that the rest of the day is going to be unpleasant as well? Yes, some days are like that. But take heart! Luckily, there are things you can do to turn your bad day around! Try these strategies to transform your day: Decide what it … [Read more...] about 8 Ways to Turn a Bad Day Around
How to Study When You Have ADHD
It’s not easy for most people to study. It’s even more challenging for those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Those with ADHD have above normal levels of hyperactivity and a below normal ability to focus on a single task. This makes studying especially difficult for adults and children with ADHD. These strategies can make studying less of a … [Read more...] about How to Study When You Have ADHD
A 5-Minute Guide to Sleep Restriction Therapy
If you’re tossing and turning throughout the night, sleep restriction therapy may sound like the last thing you’d want to try. However, it’s a method that’s been successful for many patients. The concept started with Arthur Spielman, a neurologist who specialized in sleep disorders. It’s mostly used with patients who remain awake for much of the night. Reducing the time that … [Read more...] about A 5-Minute Guide to Sleep Restriction Therapy
Are Naps a Magic Bullet or a Waste of Time?
Are you a napper? It seems like one group of people believe naps are a gift from the heavens. Others believe that naps are a waste of time and only lead to feeling worse than you did before lying down for a quick snooze. Are naps a good idea? Fortunately, science has a lot to say on the subject. Napping can be a great addition to your life if you have the time. See how … [Read more...] about Are Naps a Magic Bullet or a Waste of Time?