Friday, November 03, 2017 -- Some British children wait more than two years to be diagnosed with the condition, a report says.
Monday, December 11, 2017 -- (Natural News) Mothers who develop diabetes during their pregnancy — a condition that is known as gestational diabetes (GDM) — have an increased likelihood of having a child who will display attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms as early as six to 18 months of age. This is the warning researchers from the A*STAR Singapore... Read More
Monday, October 16, 2017 -- (Natural News) Many a parent of a child who’s been diagnosed with ADHD has stared in bewilderment as their child sits dead still for hours watching a movie. No wiggling, no chatting, no getting up and down every few minutes – just total focus and concentration. Put that child in a classroom environment and you... Read More
Monday, June 05, 2017 -- All parents have probably struggled to get their kids to sleep at some point. This is even more difficult when a child has ADHD. from shutterstock.com.auEvery evening around the world, parents put their children to bed, hoping they’ll go to sleep easily. For most parents that’s exactly what happens. But for some kids, sleep does not come easily and evenings are a battle. Children with ADHD are much more likely than other kids to struggle getting to sleep, and staying asleep. Up to 73% of Australian parents report their child with ADHD has problems sleeping. Why are children with ADHD more likely to have sleep problems? Children with ADHD are more likely to experience additional mental health problems such
Monday, June 12, 2017 -- New European research has found that children born later in the year are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD or take ADHD medication than those born earlier on.
Friday, January 05, 2018 -- (Reuters Health) - - Pregnant women who take drugs like Ritalin and Concerta for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely than those who don’t to have babies with heart deformities and other birth defects, a recent study suggests.
Friday, November 03, 2017 -- Acetaminophen use by pregnant women has previously been linked with ADHD in the offspring. A new study backs up these concerning findings.
Thursday, September 07, 2017 -- NIH funds will be used to improve early screening, develop biomarkers and test therapies
Saturday, November 25, 2017 -- (Natural News) Normal children tend to be inattentive at times, hyperactive, and sometimes impulsive. However, there are some children who have all those qualities amplified. These children have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, and it affects 4–12 percent of all school-aged children. ADHD is one of the most common behavioral disorders that spring from... Read More
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 -- The FDA has approved Cotempla XR-ODT (methylphenidate) extended-release orally disintegrating tablets from Neos Therapeutics, the company announced in a press release.
Monday, October 09, 2017 -- (Natural News) A new study finds that omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) can be an option for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Researchers at King’s College London examined data from seven clinical tests of more than 500 children and teenagers, and data from three other clinical tests of at least 200 children and... Read More
Sunday, September 03, 2017 -- Many individuals with ADHD have sleep-related disorders. Researchers investigate the link and hypothesize that the relationship may even be causal.
Monday, October 16, 2017 -- ADHD is difficult to treat. Over recent years, the impact of nutrition has come to the fore. New research investigates the potential use of micronutrients.
Friday, June 09, 2017 -- A Kansas City, Kan., startup is taking steps toward drug development with the launch of a clinical trial for a new ADHD medication. Cingulate Therapeutics is building out its leadership team as it launches an early-stage trial of CTX-1301, one of two ADHD medications the company is developing. CTX-1301 uses a time-release technology developed by Glasgow-based BDD. It releases a stimulant medication in three phases throughout the day, minimizing the “afternoon crash” experienced with many existing…
Monday, October 23, 2017 -- A new study suggests that the vast majority of ADHD symptoms that arise in adulthood can be explained by other factors, such as substance abuse.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 -- Women who use a lot of the common pain reliever acetaminophen during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than those who don't use the drug, a Norwegian study suggests.
Monday, December 04, 2017 -- LONDON (Reuters) - Playing tailor-made video games can help children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to results from a pivotal clinical trial announced on Monday.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 -- Mydayis is not for use in children 12 years and younger.
Monday, December 18, 2017 -- (Reuters Health) - - Babies who are born too soon or arrive weighing too little are about three times more likely to develop attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than full-term, healthy-sized infants, a research review suggests.
Monday, November 27, 2017 -- Researchers investigated the relationship between age and ADHD diagnosis to uncover if a child’s age within the school year impacts chances of a diagnosis. Behavioural symptoms that include hyperactivity, impulsivity, and inattention are well-known features of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). There are many factors that contribute to the chances of receiving […] The post Age and ADHD Diagnosis: What’s the Connection? appeared first on Medical News Bulletin | Health News and Medical Research.