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  1. ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2012 | Mental Help Net

    The purpose of this paper is to provide a detailed description of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder , its causes, symptoms and treatments. ADHD is one of the most common childhood disorders.


  2. Training Parents May Help Kids with ADHDRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | InteliHealth

    Training parents to care for their children with ADHD may lead to improved behavior, a new study suggests. The study included 156 low-income children, ages 6 to 12. Their doctors had referred them to specialists to find out if they had attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder .


  3. ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 |

    For children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), receiving more family-centered, compassionate care may be more effective than standard care, a new study found. Researchers compared two types of "collaborative care," in which ...


  4. Article ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | This is Derbyshire

    ... puppy as soon as the money was raised. She was desperate to get a support dog to help her son, Joe, who has autism and ADHD. She said: "I thought all the children would benefit from having a dog. And this week has been fantastic. We've all taken her ...


  5. Special-needs policies can be a tug-of-war for parents, teachers and administratorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    ADHD is on the rise, and schools are aware, but it remains a bit of a Wild West what gives when there are tug-of-wars between teachers, parents,and devoted special-needs coordinators, if that position even exists at the school. This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families.


  6. Can Fish Oil Help Boys With ADHD Pay Attention? University Medical Center Utrecht StudyRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | BioSpace

    Boys with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder may benefit from the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish and some vegetable oils, a small European study suggests. Those who regularly ate an omega-3-loaded margarine experienced an improvement in their ability to pay attention, compared with boys who did not, researchers report in the March 19 issue of Neuropsychopharmacology.


  7. Fundraising campaign launched for baby Sofia, born with rare conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | York Press

    ... aspects of life. "My son is autistic and struggles, and Sofia's brother has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), but Vikki never moans. "I'm in a position where I know people in the right places and I'm in a position to help. "She got to ...


  8. Medical expansion has led people worldwide to feel less healthyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Medical News Today

    ... "new" diseases. Three examples, he said, include the rise in diagnoses of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ), depression and autism . In addition, there is more aggressive screening, which turns up more diseases in people. ...


  9. Could gluten be causing your child's ADHD?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 |

    Despite the ongoing debate on the health repercussions of gluten , several studies have found that a gluten free diet can significantly improve the ADHD symptoms in many children. ADHD, or Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, reportedly affects 3-5% of preschool to school age children in the United States.


  10. Liscensed counselor to speak on ADHD TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Kinston Free Press

    At last count, in 2011, North Carolina had about a 14.4 percent rate of attention deficit hyperactive disorder in children ages 4-17. ADHD manifests itself usually before age 7 as inattentiveness, impulsivity and/or hyperactivity.


  11. TFI failed to disclose child's mental health history to adopting family, lawsuit allegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Capital-Journal

    ... schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. The next day, in a phone call, TFI employees told the Adkins the medication was for ADHD and generalized anxiety that he had because he was in the foster care system. The Adkins say no mention of any history of ...


  12. Crystal Palace FC defender bonds with youngster over music therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Wandsworth Guardian

    Joel Ward spent time with eight-year-old Troy as part of a visit to the Brit Unit to find out more about music therapy and how it has transformed the lives of youngsters. Troy, a young boy with complex needs including autism and ADHD, benefits from individual sessions at the centre at the BRIT School in Croydon.


  13. Diagnosis can be difficult for kids with anxiety disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 |

    ... before third grade, a psychiatrist evaluated for and diagnosed him with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). He was put on and still takes medication, but two years later, the boy continues to struggle and his school work, family life ... 4 comments

  14. Entrainment of neural oscillations as a modifiable substrate of attention.Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | CiteULike

    ... and dyslexia and mounting evidence also suggests that it may be abnormal in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Accordingly, we suggest that studying entrainment in selective-attention paradigms is likely to reveal mechanisms underlying ...


  15. Treating attention deficit in the social networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 |

    ... a talk to mental health professionals about current clinical perspectives of attention deficit/hyperactive disorder (ADHD) that offer hope and encouragement for all parents struggling with the attention management and behavior issues of our time. In ...


  16. Oak Harbor should stop adding fluoride | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Whidbey News-Times

    ... Iowa, for instance. The state has relatively low poverty rates but is heavily fluoridated; it also has high levels of ADHD. Thirty-three studies have reported an association between fluoride exposure and reduced IQ. From the NRC: There's a ...


  17. Psychology Around the Net: March 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | PsychCentral

    Learn more about the stigma of mental illness , how to use your memory to make better connections , the rampant misuse of ADHD medications among college students , and more in this week's Psychology Around the Net! Combating the Stigma of Mental Illness : When as many as "as many as 25 percent of adults and 40.3 percent of adolescents reported suffering an episode of mental illness within a 12-month period," why are we still stuck in a world filled with stigma? Obesity and Depression: Symptoms of a Common Cause? Recent research takes a look at how inflammation interferes with our brains' signals to the rest of our bodies.


  18. ADHD StigmaRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sacramento Today

    A National Institutes of Health website states that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is "one of the most common childhood disorders." Symptoms can include impulsiveness, difficulty focusing on one thing, struggling to follow ... 3 comments

  19. ADHD Challenges and Nonverbal Learning DisorderRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sacramento Today

    ... The 40-year-old Hughes emailed me about her 10-year-old son diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Nonverbal Learning Disorder (NLD). "Jon is a brilliant boy, yet with a lot of problems," said Hughes in a telephone ...


  20. Arts center in Mayfield to host first event April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... is a supportive apprenticeship for young men and women with autism spectrum disorders, including Asperger's syndrome, ADHD, dyslexia, nonverbal learning disabilities, visual or hearing impairments, medical conditions and other learning differences ...