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Sunny Climates Associated With Lower Prevalence Of ADHD
2013-10-21 14:09:02

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, is the most common childhood psychiatric disorder, yet also one of the least understood. New research may now shed a little more light on the condition that affects between five and seven percent of the population.

2013-10-15 21:00:36

Some people grow out of their childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and some don't.

2013-10-15 11:55:31

People with ADHD and substance dependence rarely respond as they should to ADHD medication.

2013-10-14 23:02:45

Millions of children and adults who are victim to ADD and ADHD can find some relief in a all-natural patented supplement from NeuroGenesis. League City, Texas

2013-10-09 11:17:47

Using a common test of brain functioning, UC Davis researchers have found differences in the brains of adolescents with the inattentive and combined subtypes of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and teens who do not have the condition, suggesting that the test may offer a potential biomarker for differentiating the types of the disorder.

2013-10-07 15:28:46

Up to two-thirds of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) find their disorder persists into adulthood yet only a small proportion of adults ever receive a formal diagnosis and treatment, research suggests.

Preschoolers Now Being Prescribed Psychiatric Drugs Less Often
2013-09-30 11:17:06

After going through a period of increasing prevalence, psychiatric drugs are being prescribed less to preschoolers than they were a decade ago, according to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics.


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gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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