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2009-01-26 09:25:00

Drugs prescribed for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder can induce hallucinations even when taken as directed, US government researchers announced on Monday.

2009-01-08 16:00:00

A special issue of American Journal of Medical Genetics (AJMG): Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics presents a comprehensive overview of the latest progress in genetic research of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The issue covers major trends in the field of complex psychiatric genetics, underscoring how genetic studies of ADHD have evolved, and what approaches are needed to uncover its genetic origins.

2008-12-08 07:25:00

Scientists released a hotly debated commentary Sunday stating that healthy people should have the right to boost their brains with pills, like those prescribed for hyperactive kids or memory-impaired older folks.

2008-12-03 14:22:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Teens are fascinated by their brains, the way they work, change, and even "freeze" sometimes.

2008-12-02 13:50:00

GILBERT, Ariz., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- ENERGYPARENTING(R) is a proven antidote to the disorder-diagnosis-drug trend threatening our kids.

2008-12-03 12:09:26

Teens are fascinated by their brains, the way they work, change, and even "freeze" sometimes.

2008-11-20 19:33:54

Two common medications used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder do not appear to cause genetic damage in children, U.S. researchers said.

2008-10-07 08:40:00

US researchers said on Monday that girls who take stimulants to combat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are not as likely to start smoking or to abuse alcohol or drugs as others with the condition.

2008-09-29 18:00:40

THE National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Nice) says drugs such as Ritalin should be avoided - and not given to under-fives. Teachers would also benefit from training to recognise and help children with this condition.

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