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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 reachâ€”yet that is precisely what they need most. ADHD specialist and Director of the National Center for Girls and Women with ADHD, Patricia O.
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.
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...
Measurements of hand movement control may help determine the severity of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children.
Children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are two to three times more likely than children without the disorder to develop serious substance abuse problems in adolescence and adulthood.
A special restricted diet should be part of the standard of care for all children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to this study.
EL CAJON, Calif., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 26, 2011, it was reported that 13 University of Iowa football players were affected so severely by rhabdomyolysis that they were hospitalized.
Adults who suffer from attention-deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more than three times as likely to develop a common form of degenerative dementia than those without.
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