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All children and adolescents act out occasionally, but some consistently behave in very aggressive ways.
Tomorrow, the Union County School Board will hold an emergency meeting to vote on the fate of the 626 students who legally enrolled in the Tennessee Virtual Academy for the first time for the 2014-2015 school year.
The UC Davis MIND Institute is seeking participants for a study examining the benefits of a computer-based, game-oriented training program for enhancing working memory in children and adolescents with autism and fragile X syndrome.
Shire plc announces the recipients of its 2014 Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship. The program is for individuals in the United States diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder who are pursuing higher education at a college, vocational school, or technical school.
My stepson is coming to live with us this summer. I have been married to his mother for five years and we have a six-year-old daughter.
"Her confidence drops if ever something goes wrong. She's always on the defensive, but ultimately she does feel like this is all her fault," says the actress Kylie and David are in for a shock next week when Max is diagnosed with ADHD .
There's an old Zen proverb that goes something like this: "The obstacle is the path."
STAR impressionist says headmaster George Mathewson helped him to cope with ADHD and gave him the encouragement he needed to excel in school.
ADHD may be hard to spot in adults, because everyone can exhibit many of the symptoms, said Roberto Olivardia, Ph.D, a clinical psychologist who specializes in treating ADHD.
Exercises like rock climbing, structured play sessions and even clapping along to musical beats are being used to help kids with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, augmenting medication with these structured sessions.
Kathryn Matthews is a New York City-based lifestyles writer, editor and Certified Holistic Health Coach.
Two nutrition experts, Dr. David Perlmutter and Professor Timothy Noakes, are going against the grain when it comes to their diet advice.
In January, a 13-year-old patient named Kelssi came to Dr. Robert Zarr's office at Unity Health Care, a community health center in Washington, D.C. Kelssi had struggled with her weight for as long as Zarr had known her and was now obese.
A new study finds that children without predisposing risk factors for heart disease were at increased risk for heart problems after taking typical stimulants prescribed for ADHD .
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 03:41 am
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