Latest Hyperactivity Stories

2005-11-07 16:05:00

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A drug commonly given to children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder can help some autistic children with similar symptoms, researchers said on Monday.

2005-08-01 05:40:00

Women who smoke during pregnancy nearly triple the risk their children will be born with attention deficit disorder, Danish researchers said on Monday.

2005-07-01 15:25:00

New study boosts evidence for link between kids’ sleep and behavior problems.

2005-07-02 10:21:25

Experts have known that children who snore may be far more likely to have problems with attention and hyperactivity than kids who don't.

Word of the Day
  • 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.