Latest Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder controversies Stories

2011-05-05 22:05:01

A subgroup of adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) also exhibit excessive emotional reactions to everyday occurrences, and this combination of ADHD and emotional reactivity appears to run in families.

2011-04-25 07:33:00

WARREN, N.J., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MonoSol Rx, LLC ("MonoSol Rx"), the developer of PharmFilm® drug delivery technology, today announced that the Company has entered into a development and commercialization partnership with KemPharm, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of new, safer therapies for the treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), pain, and cardiovascular disease. Under terms of the agreement, the companies will...

2011-04-22 12:58:53

Humans are not born as blank slates for nature to write on. Neither are they behaving on genes alone.

2011-04-20 12:45:00

According to a new study from Sweden, the earlier babies are born, the more likely they are to later get a prescription for ADHD medication.

2011-03-16 00:00:31

Sunset Bay Academy Informs on Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), also known as Attention Deficit Disorder, and how this problem may cause teenagers to have difficulties in their social relationships and school performance. San Diego, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 15, 2011 As parents of a troubled teen we must take into consideration that nowadays one of the most significant teen problems is Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), also known as Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)...

2011-03-02 00:00:27

Director of National Center for Girls and Women with ADD/ADHD Reviews Best-selling Program Westbrook, Maine (Vocus/PRWEB) March 01, 2011 For most parents, the luxury of having an expert in their home to help them deal with their ADD/ADHD child is completely out of reach—yet that is precisely what they need most. ADHD specialist and Director of the National Center for Girls and Women with ADHD, Patricia O.

2011-03-01 14:02:47

A new study in the March 1 issue of the journal SLEEP indicates that the ability of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder to remain vigilant and attentive deteriorated significantly after losing less than one hour of nightly sleep for a week.

2011-02-28 07:59:00

PHILADELPHIA, February 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc, (http://www.shire.com/shireplc/en/home ) (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of once-daily INTUNIV(R) (guanfacine) Extended-Release Tablets (http://www.intuniv.com/) as adjunctive therapy to stimulants for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents ages 6 to...

2011-02-15 13:06:10

Measurements of hand movement control may help determine the severity of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children.

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