The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has repeatedly advised the majority of the population…
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White children are especially likely to be overdiagnosed and overtreated for ADHD, according to a new study
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When children are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stimulant medications like Ritalin or Adderall are usually the first line of treatment. The American Academy of Pediatrics issued new guidelines Monday upholding that central role of medications accompanied by behavioral therapy in ADHD treatment.
The Truth About ADHD Meds and Sleep People with ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) have a harder time falling asleep — in…
An estimated 5-10% of American children have attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. To date, treatments have been limited to cognitive…
ADHD Meds and the Risk of Seizure Many people with epilepsy also have ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder). A new study…
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