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Latest Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder management Stories

2010-05-25 15:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Turning in assignments, following instructions and focusing on learning something new are among the daily classroom challenges for children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD),(1) according to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).

2010-05-19 11:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In growing numbers, children across America are adding a dose of medicine to their daily routine.

2010-05-11 16:05:00

CHICAGO, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Adderall is a drug widely reported to increase alertness, concentration and overall cognitive performance, while decreasing fatigue - but it is also a drug widely abused across college campuses.

2010-05-04 11:48:13

Children with ADHD who carry a specific type of dopamine receptor gene respond better to the drug methylphenidate (MPH) than those without the genotype, according to new research from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

2010-05-04 08:15:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, Nasdaq: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a change to the prescribing information for its once-daily Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) treatment Vyvanse® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Capsules CII, to include supplemental data demonstrating significant improvement in attention in adults with ADHD across all six...

2010-04-26 11:56:00

TITUSVILLE, N.J., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has denied an appeal by McNeil Pediatrics, a division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., to overturn a 2009 decision by the U.S.

2010-04-15 13:02:50

Medication and behavioral interventions help children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) better maintain attention and self control by normalizing activity in the same brain systems, according to researchers at The University of Nottingham.

2010-03-31 11:28:49

Mount Sinai researchers have learned that meta-cognitive therapy (MCT), a method of skills teaching by use of cognitive-behavioral principles

2010-02-17 15:21:00

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Learning Lab of Brentwood will present a free seminar, Tips for Parenting ADHD Kids, on Thursday February 25 from 12:00-1:30 PM at the Community Services Building in Franklin. Dr.

2010-01-28 13:09:42

ADHD, or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, is among the costliest of behavioral disorders.


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