ADHD Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. New York Common Core Opt-Out Movement Gains SteamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Instapundit

    ... Tedisco. "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." They boycotted the annual English Language Arts exam that began ...

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  2. Liberty's Sydney Hopper excels on and off the fieldRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Newcastle News

    ... including two dealing with special-needs youths - Camp Casey and Athletes for Kids. Freshman Jessie Tappan, who has ADHD and is developmentally delayed, is in her second year as Hopper's "buddy" through Athletes for Kids, and the two share a tight ...

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  3. Study: Minnesota's Children Too Fat to Join MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | News Max

    ... to act." Another study, meanwhile, claimed moms that are overweight are four times more likely to have children with ADHD. "We already do know that obesity is related to health problems during pregnancy and throughout the lifetime," the study's lead ...

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  4. Chris Davis: God used my time off for His gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | World Magazine

    ... and Oakley sunglasses. "I just kind of got lost and I slipped into a trap." Davis, who was previously diagnosed with ADHD, began using the prescription medication Adderall to help him focus at the ballpark. Although he had received therapeutic use ...

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  5. Central Lambton Family Health Team, Western University partner in first-in-Ontario research projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The London Free Press

    ... Team. Family doctors were trained on a slew of mental health conditions from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) through to anxiety and behavioural disorders as well as additional skills to properly treat, refer and counsel young ...

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  6. Teen Mental Health Issues Replace Substance Abuse As Top Parent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Medical Daily

    ... with their teen's mental health. Yet, only 18 percent of teens had been formally diagnosed with anxiety, depression, or ADHD; fewer than that were taking medication for their respective disorder. While parents seemed to be more concerned with mental ...

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  7. Kids with Learning Challenges Benefit with New Height Adjustable Desk from The Marvel GroupRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | PRWeb

    A new student height adjustable desk, The Focus Desk from The Marvel Group, enhances attention and self-regulation for children with educational learning challenges including dyslexia, ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Designed with the University of Chicago Hyde Park Day School teachers and students, The Focus Desk enables children to easily and silently adjust the height of their desk from a sitting to standing position without needing assistance or disrupting instruction.

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  8. DM Playhouse to Present Goldilocks and the Three Bears, 5/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... can enrich the experience for a wide variety of individuals, including those with limited vision and those with ADHD. Guests should let the ticket office know if they would like to use this free service. Friday Funday is held monthly, October-May. A ...

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  9. Why More Teens Should Be Using Long-Acting ContraceptivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Switched

    ... the same Dartmouth study, the researchers discovered that, thanks to the BDNF boost, exercise also helped to alleviate ADHD-like symptoms in juvenile rats. Since BDNF is involved in the brain's development and growth of new cells, the effect was ...

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  10. Experiences of adolescents and young adults with ADHD in Hong Kong:...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | BioMed Central

    Centre for Safe Medication Practice and Research, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong, China Background Specialist service for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adulthood in Hong Kong is yet to be developed. This study aims to explore the experiences of adolescents and young adults with ADHD in accessing treatment and services, coping with ADHD-related impairment, and their expectations of future treatment in Hong Kong.

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  11. New Mobile and Web App Helps People With Attention Deficit Disorder...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Market Wire

    According to industry research, 5% of adults in the US today have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder , a brain-based medical disorder that causes significant problems with work, school and family life. To directly address the challenges people with ADHD face in daily living, the Attention Deficit Disorder Association , the world's leading adult ADHD organization, is today launching a new mobile and web app called ADDA Storylines , aimed at helping those living with ADHD better manage their daily habits and routines and to tap into support from their care circle, including ADHD coaches who can play an instrumental role in helping people achieve their goals.

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  12. What risky behaviors are teens with ADHD prone to?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | WebMD

    The teenage years can be tough for kids. But for teens with ADHD , they can be especially hard.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Binge eating drug helps Shire deliver first-quarter earnings beatRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Reuters

    ... United States two years ago. Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov said data did not differentiate between Vyvanse used for ADHD and for Binge Eating Disorder (BED), but overall prescriptions for adults in the five to six weeks since it went on the ...

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  14. Light-emitting goggles help prevent preterm labor, provide safer labor processRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... with the medication oxytocin don't face a higher risk of having a child with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study says. Exposure to light at night, which shuts off nighttime production of the hormone melatonin, renders breast ...

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  15. Educator at Atlanta Aspergers School Cumberland Academy of Georgia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | PRWeb

    ... have high-functioning Autism, Asperger's, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities. Cumberland was founded in 2007 by Debbi and Matthew Scarborough, and is a fully-accredited, ...

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  16. Parents Of A Teenage Boy With ADHD Who Died Of Self-Inflicted Harm Frustrated With Health SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | International Business Times

    ... been done. Timothy Henderson was diagnosed with Aspergers syndrome and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD. His parents believe that it was not Timothy's intention to kill himself. They said that the self-inflicted harm reported to ...

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  17. Kids of severely obese moms have higher risk of ADHDRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... of autism spectrum disorder and more than four time as likely to have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), as reported in Pediatrics. The researchers accounted for pregnancy weight gain, gestational diabetes, breastfeeding duration, ...

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  18. These are the Australian towns where the tap water's toxicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | ABC News

    ... from Port Pirie to Mt Isa. He says lead exposure is especially dangerous for children and is associated with ADHD and other behavioural disorders. MARK TAYLOR: We know that lead's a neurotoxin. It impacts children, particularly young children under ...

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  19. ADHD children at risk for eating disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Medical News

    Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, are significantly more likely to have an eating disorder - a loss of control eating syndrome - akin to binge eating, a condition more generally diagnosed only in adults, according to results of a new Johns Hopkins Children's Center study. The findings, reported ahead of print April 9 in the International Journal of Eating Disorders , suggest a common biological mechanism linking the two disorders, and the potential for developing treatment that works for both.

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  20. Have we taken the wrong approach to treating kids with ADHD?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | District Administration

    Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are often told to be quiet and sit still in the classroom. But new research suggests that letting them move around may actually be a more effective way to help them learn. The study, ...

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