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attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a men...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental disorder of the neurodevelopmental type. It is characterized by problems paying attention, excessive activity, or difficulty controlling behavior which is not appropriate for a person's age. These symptoms begin by age six to twelve, are present for more than six months, and cause problems in at least two settings (such as school, home, or recreational activities). In children, problems paying attention may result in poor school perfo
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

The 5 Best Jobs for People With ADD and ADHD

Money Magazine - 11 Sep 2017
A common scapegoat for the bored, forgetful, and disorganized, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) are referenced so frequently (and often flippantly) that a diagnosis can seem more colloquial than medical.
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Smoking Risks for Female Adolescents with ADHD in Childhood

Psychiatry Advisor - 20 Sep 2017
Children with more severe symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to smoke cigarettes by age 17 and to start smoking at an earlier age, researchers reported in AJP in Advance.1. According to the report, nicotine is ...
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FDA Clears Liquid Extended-Release Amphetamine for ADHD

Medscape - 19 Sep 2017
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved amphetamine extended-release oral suspension (Adzenys ER, Neos Therapeutics Inc) for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children aged 6 years and older, the company has ...
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Police: Daycare workers taunted, attacked autistic boy

The Ledger - 21 Sep 2017
The boy, diagnosed with autism, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and oppositional defiant disorder, is seen and heard in the video crying and hiding underneath a table while Henderson and Smith continue to taunt him, WHPD reported. The video ...
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Disturbed sleep patterns may be key to ADHD, study finds

The Guardian - 02 Sep 2017
Struggling to concentrate, having too much energy and being unable to control behaviour – the main manifestations of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) – have been linked to disruptions in sleep, researchers will reveal on Sunday. The ...
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Panel Explores Benefits of 16-Hour Window in Mydayis for ADHD Managed Markets Network - 17 Sep 2017
The need for college students or adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to take a mid-afternoon boost of amphetamine could go away with the arrival of Mydayis, a once-daily, mixed salts single-entity amphetamine that lasts up to 16 ...
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'Green Schoolyards' May Bring Better Health to Kids

Bloomington Pantagraph - 21 Sep 2017
He and his colleagues found that green schoolyards provide benefits in areas such as heart health, weight control, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and stress relief. "And outside of school time, these schoolyards can be open for the ...
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No Evidence to Support Neurofeedback Over CBT for ADHD

Medscape - 05 Sep 2017
There is no evidence to support the use of neurofeedback over cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), which is commonly used to treat adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), new research suggests. A triple-blind study of 118 patients ...

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