Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder : Health & Medical
Long Term Course of ADHD Diagnosed in Preschool Years Can Be Chronic and Severe. Read More About the Preschoolers with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Treatment Study 6 Year Follow-Up.
The first problem that parents have to face when dealing with the ADHD problem child is whether to medicate or not. That decision has to be an informed one and any parent should avoid well meaning adv
A report just published by the Pediatrics journal shows that rate of abuse of ADHD drugs such as Ritalin and Adderall has kept up with the increase of drug abuse! The period they are talking about is
The 'green' trend has been around since the 1970s, when an OPEC boycott, gas rationing, and spiking prices called into question our reliance on oil. The creation of suburbs and expansion of cities led
5 Things Parents of Kids With ADHD Want You to Know About ADHD
There is no real definitive diet for ADHD kids, given that every child is different. Some children may also suffer from allergies and there may be other factors which prevent us from defining what foo
I was very interested to read Dr. Crooks' book on Help for the Hyperactive Child: A Practical Guide Offering Parents of ADHD Children Alternatives to Ritalin. Dr. Crooks is a Fellow of The Am
Learn about supportive classroom and home settings and tasks to support children with ADHD.
Let me ask you another question. How realistic is it to put a child on a stimulant drug which could alter his neural development? How realistic is it to put a child on a drug like Modafinil which has
Do you know what a 'smart' drug is ? It is one of the ADHD drugs, like Ritalin or Adderall, now used more and more by university students to get through exams and to aid them in study sessions. Their
One of the most respected researchers on ADHD, William Pelham has now come out strongly against ADHD medications and asserts that research shows they are practically useless in the long term. This is
Did you know that more than half of the 4 million children with ADHD, are on psychostimulant drugs? We do not know anything about the other half or very little. But this is one of the most alarming of