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Researchers Take A Look Inside The Mind Of A Child
2013-06-28 08:16:07

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There is an intense look of concentration that is nearly universal to young children when their minds are hard at work. Despite recognizing the look, however, adults are never really sure what the children are thinking. A new study, led by psychologists at the University of Iowa, has used optical neuroimaging to peer inside the brain, in a first-ever attempt to quantify how much 3- and 4-year-old children are grasping when they...

2013-06-27 23:19:44

STAR Center in Greenwood Village, Colorado announces that their Sensational Kids Kamp; themed therapy day camps for children ages 4-10 with Sensory Processing Disorder, ADD, Asperger’s Disorder and their siblings are almost full. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research) Center, the premier treatment center for children with sensory challenges announces that their Sensational Kids Kamp; themed therapy day camps for children ages 4-10 with Sensory...

2013-06-27 23:03:12

Speaking at the 11th annual Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities benefit, Governor Dannel Malloy told guests that they “have an obligation to help those who are struggling who have not yet found the resources that we have found.” NBC News correspondent Kate Snow served as Master of Ceremonies at the event on April 26th at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich, CT. Westport, CT (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy said that parents of children with learning disabilities...

2013-06-25 16:26:21

Recovery Is Possible WEST SIMSBURY, Conn., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Epidemic Answers, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization at www.epidemicanswers.org dedicated to educating the public about the epidemics of chronic illness and helping parents find healing solutions, is joining forces with Developmental Delay Resources (www.devdelay.org), the only educational resource for families dealing with developmental delays that integrates the full spectrum of treatments and...

2013-06-25 13:17:38

Researchers at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Chicago have found that children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to demonstrate a moderate disability after sustaining a mild traumatic brain injury than children without ADHD. Detailed findings of this phenomenon are reported and discussed in "The impact of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder on recovery from mild traumatic brain injury. Clinical...

2013-06-25 08:29:13

-- Positive results achieved in Phase 1 HLD-200 study ; confirm second pipeline product -- Results further validate Highland's drug-delivery technology as potential platform technology -- Study highlights include class-leading low variability with respect to Tmax -- Consistent delay in initial drug release, in conjunction with a long absorption window, further support HLD-200's commercial...

White Children Diagnosed With ADHD More Than Minority Kids Are
2013-06-24 13:39:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study in the journal Pediatrics, white children are more likely to be diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than minority children. The study included over 17,000 children across the United States from kindergarten to eighth grade. Researchers regularly interviewed parents regarding the child being diagnosed with the disorder. After taking confounding behavioral factors and access to...

2013-06-21 12:24:31

A Groundbreaking ADHD Study was Recently Presented at the American Psychiatric Association's 2013 Annual Meeting NEW YORK, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A highly original ADHD study that was just presented at the American Psychiatric Association's 2013 Annual Meeting offers new and intriguing diagnostic possibilities about ADHD/retina research. In addition, this study's finding supports the cerebellar signal-scrambling theory of dyslexia and related ADHD. This theory was...

2013-06-21 08:24:41

NeuroSigma Will Sponsor a Satellite Symposium at the International Epilepsy Congress In Montreal, June 23-27th 2013 LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroSigma, Inc., a Los Angeles based medical device company, today announced that its Monarch(TM) eTNS(TM) System for the adjunctive treatment of epilepsy and depression will make its Canadian debut at the 30(th) International Epilepsy Congress, taking place in Montreal, Canada from June 23 to June 27, 2013. The Monarch eTNS...

2013-06-17 23:02:28

New clinic, Professional Center for Enhanced Performance, offers neurofeedback treatments to Schertz, San Antonio and the surrounding communities. Schertz, TX (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 The Professional Center for Enhanced Performance is pleased to announce that they are now open in Schertz. The center will offer the surrounding communities neurofeedback treatments, counseling and access to educational support groups. Neurofeedback treatment is an exercise that can be used to help with athletic...