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ATLANTA (AP) — Health officials say the number of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder continues to rise. The latest survey says more than 1 in 10 children has been diagnosed with it.
When it comes to treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, there are options.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Here’s a frightening statistic: One in every fifty school children in the US will be diagnosed with autism. Unfortunately, it can take doctors years to identify the disorder, delaying much needed treatment, but a new research may help doctors predict a child’s risk of developing autism – at birth!
Video games can become addictive- especially for kids. But, a new study finds boys diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder spend much more time playing video games than their typically developing peers.
Florida Clinical Research Center, is 1 of only a handful of sites in the nation capable of performing a laboratory classroom study to evaluate medications to treat ADHD in children 6 to 12 years of age.
DURHAM, N.C. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Millions of people practice yoga as a way to stay fit or for relaxation. But could it be used as medication?
Children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder exhibit an inability to sit-still or focus,but parents may be able to identify some of the signs of ADHD very early on.
It's believed one in four adults suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder.
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) -- More than three days after he allegedly shot a school bus driver dead, grabbed a kindergartner and slipped into an underground bunker, Jimmy Lee Dykes was showing no signs Friday of turning himself over to police.
Can you use meditation as medication? A federal panel recently released a report with results that might surprise you.
Critical drugs are coming up short all over our country. Doctors are being forced to put patients on treatments that don't work as well as potentially life-saving drugs.
(NAPSI)—Sleep is a wonderful thing, but for many people, getting that sleep can prove elusive. Tried-and-true tips include keeping a regular schedule, getting enough daily exercise and creating a relaxing bedtime routine, but a new approach to sleeping soundly suggests that the right blanket can be instrumental in getting plenty of zzzz’s.
(ARA) - Everyone is born with about 100 billion brain cells. We form new connections between these cells throughout life, but the rate is particularly high when we're young. Since those connections facilitate thinking and learning, parents who want to help give their children an intellectual edge should consider the brain-healthy choices they make each day.