Latest Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder controversies Stories
Methylphenidate prescriptions have increased fourfold in the last decade, and yet estimates as to its effectiveness suggest a sizeable 'gap' where children do not respond to such drug-based
A team of researchers recently found a connection between the ages of at which children with ADHD began taken medication and how they performed on standardized exams.
A team of researchers led by an epidemiologist at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and University of Iceland has found a correlation between the age at which children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) begin taking medication, and how well they perform on standardized tests, particularly in math.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported on Monday that the number of drugs dispensed to U.S. minors has dropped over the years.
The number of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) cases in the United States are exploding.
Together with child and adolescent psychiatrists, researchers from the University of Copenhagen have just completed an extensive report which reviews the studies which have been done so far on the significance of diet for children and young people with ADHD.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
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