Children With ADHD Can Now Be Prescribed A Video Game, FDA SaysThe first video game-based treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.
ADHD Diagnosis Becoming More Common In Children, Researchers SayThe number of children diagnosed with the disorder in the United States has sharply increased over the past 20 years.
Study Links ADHD To Teens And Their Digital Media UseA study of teens using high-tech devices has found a link between their seemingly constant use of digital media and ADHD.
Fidget Spinners Can Help Children With ADHD, Autism, Doctors SayFidget spinners are all the rage and there may be a good reason for you to buy one.
Health: Parents Using Hypnosis To Keep Kids FocusedHypnosis has taken on a new focus.
Health: Acetaminophen Warning For Pregnant WomenAcetaminophen is being linked to ADHD, according to a new study released today. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is here with more about the growing number of problems associated with the popular over-the-counter pain reliever.
Massive Online Open CoursesMOOCs are massive online open courses, usually offered free of charge, created by faculty of higher education institutions and they are the most exciting, fastest growing innovation in higher education.
Study: Kids Exposed To Air Pollution At Young Age At Higher Risk Of Hyperactivity 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.
Study: Childhood Vaccines Are SafeThe Institute of Medicine, or IOM, has looked at the safety of childhood vaccines and a panel of experts reviewed their findings.
Doctors Prescribing Fewer Antibiotics, More ADHD MedicationA new study of prescription medications for children finds doctors are prescribing antibiotics less, while ADHD medications are on the rise.
Health: Drug To Help Some Improve MemoryMemory trouble? It’s an issue millions struggle with, and now there could be a breakthrough treatment for a special group of women.
Anesthesia May Increase Risk Of ADHDA 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.
Plymouth Meeting Company Says It Has Developed A Portable ADHD Diagnostic ToolA Plymouth Meeting company has developed a portable device to help clinicians more objectively diagnose Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
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Pharmaceutical Company Offering Scholarship Opportunities To Students With ADHDA local pharmaceutical company is offering scholarship opportunities especially designed to help those students with the disorder known as ADHD.