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Do Your Psychiatric Drugs Keep You Up at Night?
If you take a medication for a psychiatric condition, you may have experienced troubled sleep — insomnia, daytime sleepiness, or…
ADHD in the Age of Smartphones
Today, everyone has a smartphone in their pocket. You’re probably reading this article on it. And while having the world…
A new study suggests a higher risk of association between perinatal and prenatal acetaminophen exposure and childhood neurodevelopmental risk.
A commonly prescribed class of drugs used to treat ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder) may slightly increase the risk of developing…
Many people with epilepsy also have ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder). A new study has found that taking ADHD medications such…
Ritalin, Vyvanse, Adderall are often used for ADHD management. Are they safe? Are there alternatives?
Antiepileptic Drug Linked to ADHD in Offspring
Taking a commonly used antiepileptic drug while pregnant may increase the risk of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in offspring. Danish…
Is Your Child on Multiple Meds? They May Be at Increased Risk for Adverse Events
When we think of drug interactions and adverse effects, we worry more about adults — and particularly seniors — who…
Children who have infections and are treated with antibiotics are at an increased risk for developing psychiatric disorders, according to…
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…
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