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  1. SenseLabs Aquires Phsychological Assessment Provider, Targeted Testing...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | PRWeb

    ... Attention Disorders Diagnostic Screener. PADDS is frequently used by pediatric clinical psychologists to assess ADD and ADHD among children. The procurement allows SenseLabs to offer cognitive assessments through its Versus platform, in addition to ...

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  2. Empowering Israel's Children Ambassadors coming to Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Examiner.com

    ... wide range of children are served, including youth at risk, immigrants and children with special needs, from autism and ADHD to Down Syndrome as well as those with developmental and physical disabilities. Tennis has the unparalleled ability to bring ...

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  3. Do Cellphones Cause Brain Tumors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | News Max

    ... in brain development that could cause hyperactivity. "We have shown that behavioral problems in mice that resemble ADHD are caused by cellphone exposure in the womb," said senior researcher Dr. Hugh S. Taylor, a reproductive specialist. "The rise in ...

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  4. Debate: Is the long term use of psychiatric drugs harmful?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | EurekAlert!

    ... to stop current use almost completely without causing harm. He recommends stopping the use of all antidepressant, ADHD and dementia drugs, and prescribing only a small fraction of currently used antipsychotics and benzodiazepines. But Allan H Young, ...

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  5. How Does Adderall Work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Bioscience Technology

    ... Adderall and other similar drugs to help treat narcolepsy, depression and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). But how does amphetamine, the active ingredient in Adderall, work? This week, Reactions from the American Chemical Society ...

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  6. Thank You NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Psychology Today

    I could probably blame it on my ADHD and OCD tendencies that my family and friends like to point out regularly. These cognitive challenges often either leave me distracted from my far too many "very important" projects that too easily redirect my fleeting attention span, or too focused on neurotically overanalyzing and proofing the minutia of my life, research and writings.

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  7. Highland Therapeutics to Present Clinical Data at American Psychiatric Association MeetingRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Business Wire

    ... Hyperactivity Disorder Commenting on HLD-200, Dr. McDonnell said, "Stimulants have been the cornerstone of ADHD pharmacologic treatment for decades and physicians continue to confidently prescribe methylphenidate and amphetamine as first-line ...

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  8. Mindful Eating, ADHD and NutritionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Psychology Today

    The words attention deficit are so strongly associated with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder , many people overlook other far-reaching consequences of the disorder. Among them are poor eating habits, eating disorders , and a higher-than-average risk of becoming overweight as a result of having ADHD.

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  9. Toxic substance act reform falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hill

    ... to leave babies in the womb unprotected. Currently as many as one in three US children suffer from asthma, autism, ADHD, allergies, or some developmental malady with links to chemicals. As Christians, we are called by God to love our neighbors, ...

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  10. Mr Crumble clowns around to help autistic childrenRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Portsmouth Today

    ... a support worker in children's homes and he now teaches in a school for children with complex needs such as autism and ADHD. Gary, from Paulsgrove, explains that, because of their very singular issues, nine times out of 10 children with complex ...

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  11. Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MedlinePlus

    ... of them at age 6. Insomnia increased the risk of anxiety, depression and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) at age 4 and the risk of behavioral problems at age 6, the study authors said. Children with anxiety, depression, ADHD and ...

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  12. Vermonters pack Statehouse to debate vaccine exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... largely driven by the pharmaceutical industry," said Ken Weliczka, Williston. Weliczka cited an increase in autism and ADHD as another reason to preserve the exemption, but that's a concern others disputed. "We would choose him just as he is every ...

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  13. Why Is ADHD Increasing Among Adults?Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... Health Solution, a U.S. pharmacy benefits management company, some 1.5 million adults between the ages of 20 to 64 used ADHD drugs as of 2005, compared to around 758,000 in 2000. There are no official statistics on ADHD cases in Korea, but experts ...

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  14. Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Health.com

    ... of them at age 6. Insomnia increased the risk of anxiety, depression and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) at age 4 and the risk of behavioral problems at age 6, the study authors said. Children with anxiety, depression, ADHD and ...

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  15. Are you Always Running Late? You Might Have a Medical Condition Linked to ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    If you're always running late, you might have a medical condition linked to ADHD. It's okay to tilt your head and say huh, that seems kind of strange.

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  16. Kids with ADHD at risk of 'binge eating' and obesity, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Food Industry

    Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder could be at risk of disordered eating patterns that can lead to obesity and other health problems, say researchers. The new findings come from research at the Johns Hopkins Children's Center, which reveal that kids with ADHD are significantly more likely to have an eating disorder known as loss of control eating syndrome .

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  17. I breathe deeply, banish all distractions, and focus on the chicken.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MetaFilter

    For the past few years, a small group of psychiatrists, researchers, educators, and game designers have run a quiet but intense footrace to become the first to earn FDA approval for a medically sound, prescription-strength video game for ADHD. That's not a metaphor.

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  18. Discovery Life Channel Commemorates Mental Health Awareness Month with Psych WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... premiering Friday, May 29 at 8/9c and 9/8c shines a light on childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Working together for the first time, a team of experts led by dynamic clinical Psychologist Professor Mark Dadds, put families ...

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  19. New Report Reveals Major Obstacles for Young Adults with AutismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    ... two health or mental health conditions in addition to autism spectrum disorder. Over half of youth had co-occurring ADD/ADHD and anxiety issues in adolescence. Three-quarters of youth took at least one kind of medication on a regular basis for any ... 2 comments

  20. Dopamine signals the value of delayed rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... children aged 4 to 17, neuroscientists are still trying to understand attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). One classic symptom is impulsivity-the ... A study in the journal of the Royal Society Biology Letters has found that starving ...

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