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September 30, 2019
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated its 2011 clinical practice guideline on the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children from age four to 18 years old.
September 05, 2019
Children who have a parent in prison may be more than twice as likely as other kids to have depression, attention problems and conduct disorders by the time they reach adolescence, a U.S. study suggests.
August 28, 2019
The combined results of 61 studies conducted in 19 countries suggest that when a woman gives birth by cesarean section, autism in the child is 33% more likely and the odds of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) increase by 17%.
August 15, 2019
Boys with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) show changes in brain white matter (WM) after four months of treatment with methylphenidate (MPH), according to a new randomized controlled trial.
May 31, 2019
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be more common in elite athletes, a new research review suggests.
May 30, 2019
Dose titration of methylphenidate in patients with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) should aim to maximize the ratio of benefit to adverse effects, as there appears to be no scientific rationale for published maximum doses, according to a meta-analysis.
April 22, 2019
The prescription-only device, called the Monarch external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation (eTNS) System, is indicated for children ages 7 to 12 who are not currently taking prescription ADHD medication.
March 20, 2019
Children and young adults with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) who are treated with the stimulants amphetamine or methylphenidate face a small but significant risk of developing psychosis, with amphetamine products twice as likely to spark at problem, researchers say.
February 27, 2019
Saffron capsules appear to be as effective as methylphenidate for treating children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), researchers from Iran report.
February 25, 2019
Pregnant women who have nicotine in their systems from smoking are more likely to have children who develop attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study suggests.
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