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White children are especially likely to be overdiagnosed and overtreated for ADHD, according to a new study
The big idea White children are especially likely to be overdiagnosed and overtreated for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder during elementary school. That…
Quick Hits: Pain Reliever Linked to CV Events, More Kids With ADHD & More
A pain reliever that is available both over-the-counter and via prescription is associated with an increased risk of major cardiovascular…
Long-Term ADHD Stimulant Use Linked to Opioid Use
People with ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder) that have taken stimulant medications for a long time also have a higher likelihood…
Quick Hits: FDA Approves New Antibiotic, ADHD Med, and Opioid Use in Depressed Patients
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18 Tips for Mastering Adult ADHD
How adults with Attention-Deficit Disorder can create a structure that supports them instead of tripping them up Adderall, Ritalin and…
The Changing Face of ADHD
The number of Americans taking medications for ADHD jumped 36 percent from 2008 to 2012 and who do you think…
Boys on Stimulants Grow More Slowly
This study was reported in The Medical Journal of Australia,1/22/13. It looked at both height and pubertal attainment (love the…
Testing New Non-Stimulant Drug for ADHD
Alcobra Ltd (Tel Aviv) has filed with the SEC to raise money in the stock market to test Metadoxine SR…
New Study on ADHD
This research was published in the January 2013 journal Pediatrics and sponsored by CHADD. It followed 551 teens with ADHD from…
ADHD leads to Struggling as an Adult
33 years after ADHD diagnosis, adults were behind their peers and struggling with aspects of ADHD. An article from Time…
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