ADHD Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Madison Behavior Therapy hosts Ribbon Cutting at New Providence LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... onths to 18 years old with a diagnosis on the Autism Spectrum Disorder; but they also provide services to children with ADHD, ODD, Conduct Disorder, and other severe problem behaviors as well as typical children engaging in problem behaviors.

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  2. Michael Jackson part 2: side effects and warning labelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... tens of millions of dollars and the Washington Post reported that there is a unexplained connection between children on ADHD meds like Ritalin and Adderall and sudden death. The FDA reported that the risk of sudden death was minimal, only 1 in ...

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  3. Summer reading for parents of special needs studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... takes each law and breaks it down, showing how it will benefit your child. How To Reach And Teach Children with ADD/ADHD: Practical Techniques, Strategies, and Interventions (J-B Ed: Reach and Teach) by Sandra F. Rief M.A. ($21.75) This book is rife ...

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  4. Exploring the ADHD-Autism linkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Science Daily

    A licensed clinical psychologist is focusing on the ADHD-autism link to better understand why people with ADHD and autism may be more prone to substance abuse and, in the process, to develop more effective behavioral therapies. "This is an emerging field with great promise," says Jean Gehricke, an associate professor of pediatrics at UC Irvine and a licensed clinical psychologist with the Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

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  5. Mad Science: The Treatment of Mental Illness Fails to Progress [Excerpt]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Scientific American

    ... was found in one in every ninety children only ten years later. The story for hyperactivity, subsequently relabelled ADHD is similar, with 10 per cent of male American children now taking pills daily for their 'disease'. Among adults, one in every ...

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  6. WHY Diagnosing Parents' Rights?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... struggle with professionals who adamantly tried to label my son, Indigo, with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) despite my strong opposition. After years of determination and strength, evaluations and tests, Indigo was properly ...

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  7. AutismOne, Generation Rescue join forces to combat autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Generation Rescue and AutismOne are delighted to announce their partnership to better meet the needs of the autism community in order to help children and educate parents and medical professionals. Based on shared values and each organization's expertise the alliance will provide creative and innovative solutions to many of the autism, ADHD and chronic illness community's most pressing problems.

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  8. ADHD Wars Against Black Boys: Dr. Umar Johnson Details How To Combat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NewsOne

    Recent studies show that there's a 70 percent increase in ADHD identification for Black children. Black boys are diagnosed with the disorder at a higher rate than any other group of students in the United States.

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  9. IPO Preview: KemPharmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Seeking Alpha

    ... prodrug product candidates that target large market opportunities in pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, and other central nervous system indications. A prodrug is a precursor chemical compound of a drug that is inactive or less ...

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  10. Trouble with some generic ADHD drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Valley News Live

    ... should have. The drugs are commonly prescribed for young people with ADD and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Emily wasn't alone. In November, the Food and Drug Administration announced it had concerns about whether two approved ...

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  11. What The Hell Is GNC Selling Now?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Scientific Blogging

    ... of amphetamine. If the name amphetamine doesn't mean much to you, the name Adderall- one of the drugs used to treat ADHD in children-probably does. and Adderall are not simply similar, they are identical, all of which makes the following chart of ...

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  12. Finally--An Online Group For Kids With a Borderline ParentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Psychology Today

    ... disorders, or Who are in high-conflict separated or divorcing families, or Who have symptoms or diagnosis of ADHD , or Who have experienced trauma (a credible threat on a person's sense of survival), or Who live in foster care or have had changes in ...

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  13. Families adjust to new ADHD drug recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CBS News

    Some children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have switched medications since the FDA announced last fall that certain generic drugs didn't appear to be working as effectively. CBS News' Marlie Hall reports.

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  14. How can a child of three need transgender counselling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Mail on Sunday

    ... in that. We know too many children - improbably many - are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), with symptoms including inattentiveness and impulsiveness. Or perhaps it will be another newly-named 'condition', such as ...

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  15. FDA Questions Efficacy of Generic ADHD DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WIFR

    For some kids with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), medication can be essential. However, the FDA announced two generic drugs may not be as effective. The FDA says the two generics of Concerta in question have no serious safety issues ...

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  16. Assemblyman Jim TediscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Albany Times Union

    ... too far. No child should have such stress over a test at a young age or ask their parents if they need to take extra ADHD medicine before test day as one constituent relayed to me. Make no mistake, billions of tax dollars are at stake in propping-up ...

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  17. Trouble with some generic ADHD drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CBS News

    The FDA warned in November that two generic versions of the ADHD drug Concerta may not work as effectively as they should. 17-year-old Emily Hingle was doing well managing her Attention Deficit Disorder with the help of a doctor's prescription, when something seemed to change.

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  18. ADHD Diagnoses In High-Altitude Mountain States Far Less CommonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Medical Daily

    The prevalence of ADHD dramatically decreases at higher altitudes, with all the Mountain states showing lower than average diagnosis rates. Is it time to move to the mountains? After all, the mortality rate is significantly lower for permanent residents living in high altitudes, yet life up high has been shown to increase leptin and other hormones involved in appetite control and so suppress hunger .

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  19. Movie Review: Al Pacino dazzles in the delightful melody that is 'Danny Collins'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Examiner.com

    ... from rock star dad, Tom has made a wonderful suburban life for himself with a loving wife Samantha and over-energetic ADHD daughter, Hope, with another child on the way. Although money is tight thanks to the economy and Tom's limited work in ...

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  20. Special thanks to family support charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    ... disabilities, illness and special needs. Her son, Joshua, who suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), attends the charity's weekly junior club which Lynn said had boosted his confidence and had helped the whole family. With the ...

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