Last August, Edge interviewed Dr. Patricia Quinn regarding her work with girls and ADHD. Dr. Quinn, an Edge Foundation board member, has published four books about the special ADHD challenges … Read More
It can be surprising to find out that people with ADHD are prone to obesity. Several key characteristics of ADHD can contribute to the development of an eating disorder. In this post, we talk with Dr. Dukarm about the links between ADHD and eating disorders. She is the founder and director of the Center for Eating Disorders, an outpatient treatment center that specializes in the overlap between disordered eating symptoms and attention problems.