Latest Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder Stories

2008-08-19 12:01:01

Hayes, Inc., an industry leader in providing independent, unbiased analyses of healthcare technologies, today announced that it has completed an exhaustive study of a wide range of medications to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

2008-07-29 09:01:15

PHILADELPHIA, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire Limited , the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced today the re-launch of its educational Web site, ADHDSupport.com, designed to provide families, caregivers, educators and patients with tools and resources about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

2008-07-22 09:00:21

ATLANTA, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire Limited , the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has launched VYVANSE(TM) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) for the treatment of adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

2008-06-27 12:01:46

RARITAN, N.J., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ADHD is the most common emotional, cognitive and behavioral disorder treated in children(1), and according to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), between 30 percent and 70 percent of children with ADHD continue to exhibit symptoms in the adult years(2).

2008-06-18 09:01:19

Cortex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s (AMEX: COR) senior management is scheduled to have a 90 minute breakfast meeting hosted by the Alberta's Premier Ed Stelmach and Doug Horner, Minister of Advanced Education and Technology (AET) at the 2008 Bio International Conference this morning.

2006-12-15 09:01:18

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c47133) has announced the addition of Espicom Business Intelligence's CNS Drug Discoveries: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Chapter to their offering.

2005-09-14 13:55:00

Adults with a history of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often suffer from multiple psychiatric problems during their lives including depression, anxiety and substance use, according to a study.

2005-08-29 15:25:00

A new study from the Howard Florey Institute in Melbourne may help explain why people who experimented with amphetamines, such as 'speed', as teenagers are more likely to become addicted and more susceptible to heart attack following re-use of the drug as adults.

2005-06-11 11:55:00

Any parent can be challenged by the pace of modern family life — the blur of dropping the kids off at tae kwon do, picking up dinner and doing catch-up work on the laptop. But it can present particular possibilities and challenges for adults with attention disorders.

2005-05-10 15:24:34

Like dormitories and dining halls, Adderall was something Cory Clair figured he'd leave behind in college. But when he went off the medication and started a new job in January, his mind began wandering at work - just as it did in class before he was diagnosed with attention deficit disorder and prescribed the drug, a common treatment for a related problem, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder.

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