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A new study has found that children who are exposed to higher levels of traffic-related air pollution at a young age are more at risk of being hyperactive.
The Institute of Medicine, or IOM, has looked at the safety of childhood vaccines and a panel of experts reviewed their findings.
A new study of prescription medications for children finds doctors are prescribing antibiotics less, while ADHD medications are on the rise.
Memory trouble? It’s an issue millions struggle with, and now there could be a breakthrough treatment for a special group of women.
A report from the Mayo Clinic suggests that children exposed to anesthesia at a young age – two or more anesthetics by age three – had more than double the incidence of ADHD than children with no exposure.
A Plymouth Meeting company has developed a portable device to help clinicians more objectively diagnose Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Children today are sometimes tagged with being “hyper,” or as having Attention Deficit Disorder, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, but some doctors may need to examine them further to find the real root of the […]
A local pharmaceutical company is offering scholarship opportunities especially designed to help those students with the disorder known as ADHD.
Amy Yuter removed food coloring from her son’s diet with dramatic results.
by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough It may be a great help to be ambidextrous if you want to be a Major League baseball player but, according to some studies in pediatric journals there […]