Distractibility

Science / Psychiatry / Distractibility: The inability to maintain attention, that is, the shifting from one area or topic to another with minimal provocation, or attention being drawn too frequently to unimportant or irrelevant external stimuli.

Bipolar Disorder

Science / Psychiatry / Bipolar Disorder: An affective disorder characterized by extreme changes in mood ranging from mania to depression. This mood disturbance is also known as manic depression. MORE

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Life Style / Adoption / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): A lifelong developmental disability (with onset in infancy, childhood or adolescence) that involves problems with attention span, impulse control, and activity level at home, at school or at work. Typ MORE

Attention

Health / Acupuncture / Attention: The ability to focus selectively on a selected stimulus, sustaining that focus and shifting it at will. The ability to concentrate. MORE

Hyperkinesis

Science / Psychiatry / Hyperkinesis: overactivity, distractibility, excitability and impulsivity e.g in children. MORE

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