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Latest Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder management Stories

2013-05-03 23:00:11

A recent study by pediatricians from the Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York examined to what extent pediatric physicians adhere to American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) clinical guidelines

2013-03-08 01:07:56

A study published in the March 2013 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry found that 9 out of 10 young children with moderate to severe attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) continue to experience serious to severe symptoms and impairment long after their original diagnoses, and in many cases, despite treatment.

Children Who Are Diagnosed With ADHD Often Carry It On Into Adulthood
2013-03-04 14:17:28

A new study from researchers at Harvard Medical School and the Mayo Clinic has found that children who suffer from ADHD are more likely to struggle with the condition into adulthood and experience a host of other psychological problems.

Drug Abuse Significantly Higher Among ADHD Teens
2013-02-12 12:47:48

Researchers recently found the rates of drug abuse and cigarette use are much higher among teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) compared to their non-ADHD peers.

ADHD Diagnoses In Children Rose Dramatically Over Past Decade
2013-01-22 11:26:54

A new study reveals that the rate of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) rose dramatically between 2001 and 2010 with non-Hispanic white children having the highest diagnosis rates.

Studying The Influence Of ADHD Medications
2012-11-10 11:07:55

Some drugs used to treat ADHD could affect the brain's reward system, researchers from the University of Copenhagen have discovered.

2012-10-22 22:15:37

"Off label" drugs are medications that have not been tested for safety or efficacy for a specific patient age or condition.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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