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Health News - ADHD

Sleep clinics offer hope to parents of children with intellectual disabilities
Sleep clinics aimed at parents of children with challenging behaviour can improve the chances of a peaceful night, a team of specialists has concluded. (Medical News Today)

Children with ADHD and their mothers may live less than average population
A study conducted by Brazilian researchers shows that hyperactivity can produce chromosome changes that affect healthPsychiatric disorders like Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)... (Medical News Today)

Shire receives European approval for INTUNIV as a non-stimulant ADHD treatment for children and adolescents
Shire has announced that the European Commission granted Marketing Authorisation for once-daily, non-stimulant INTUNIV® (guanfacine hydrochloride prolonged release tablets) for the treatment of... (Medical News Today)

Rise in disability benefits for children with mental disorders consistent with population trends
The percentage of poor children who received federal disability benefits for at least one of 10 major mental disorders increased from 1.88 percent in 2004 to 2. (Medical News Today)

One third of children with ADHD diagnosed before age of 6
Researchers have found that a large number of children are diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder at an early age, with recommended practices usually followed. (Medical News Today)

Self-control saps memory, study says
Cancelling an intended action seems to weaken memoryYou're driving on a busy road and you intend to switch lanes when you suddenly realize that there's a car in your blind spot. (Medical News Today)

Differences in brain structure and memory suggest adolescents may not 'grow out of' ADHD
Young adults diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adolescence show differences in brain structure and perform poorly in memory tests compared to their peers, according to... (Medical News Today)

Shire launches Elvanse Adult (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), the first licensed stimulant treatment for adults with ADHD in the UK
Shire plc has launched Elvanse Adult® - the first licensed stimulant indicated as part of a comprehensive treatment programme for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. (Medical News Today)

New study supports link between ADHD and traumatic brain injury
An observational study utilizing phone interviews finds further evidence of a relationship between attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and traumatic brain injury. (Medical News Today)

Waiting for pleasure
Brain structures involved in delayed gratification identified -- implications for range of psychiatric disordersResearchers at McGill have clearly identified, for the first time, the specific... (Medical News Today)

Positive reinforcement plays key role in cognitive task performance in ADHD kids
A little recognition for a job well done means a lot to children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - more so than it would for typically developing kids. (Medical News Today)

Study finds autism, ADHD run high in children of chemically intolerant mothers
Mothers with chemical intolerances are 2-3 times more likely than other women to have a child with autism or ADHD, according to a new study by the University of Texas Health Science Center at San... (Medical News Today)

ADHD medications linked to cardiac problems in children with hereditary heart disease
Long QT syndrome (LQTS), a rare hereditary heart condition, can lead to life-threatening arrhythmias, or fast heartbeat irregularities. (Medical News Today)

Clinical trial: Melatonin offers hope for ADHD bedtime shut-eye
Sleep is vital to wellbeing, but children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often have trouble drifting off. (Medical News Today)

Simple classroom measures may reduce the impact of ADHD
But more robust research is needed to identify best approachChildren with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) may be successfully supported in classrooms through strategies that do... (Medical News Today)

Norepinephrine aids brain in sorting complex auditory signals
UMass Amherst scientists discover key role for neuromodulator in auditory functionFor neuroscientists studying the intricate mechanisms of hearing in the brain's auditory cortex, a major question... (Medical News Today)

Study shows first signs that ADHD drug may improve cognitive difficulties in menopausal women
Drug may help women experiencing difficulty with memory, time management and moreAccording to a new study, women experiencing difficulty with time management, attention, organization, memory, and... (Medical News Today)

The constant movement in ADHD may help children think, perform in school
The constant movement of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be distracting - but the fidgeting also may improve their cognitive performance, a study by researchers... (Medical News Today)

Fragile X proteins involved in proper neuron development
Fragile X syndrome is the most common inherited intellectual disability and the greatest single genetic contributor to autism. (Medical News Today)

Birth month may influence risk of 55 diseases
A study has run millions of medical records through computer calculations to discover that numerous diseases are associated with season or month of birth. (Medical News Today)

Computer game reduces issues associated with AD/HD in children in China
Children diagnosed with AD/HD can improve their behavior and social interactions in the classroom by playing a computer game that exercises their concentration, finds new research out today. (Medical News Today)

Study examines psychotropic medication use in children, teens with Down syndrome
A new study gives insight into the mental health of children and teens with Down syndrome and the behavioral medications that medical caregivers sometimes prescribe for them. (Medical News Today)

Study: Teens start misusing ADHD drugs and other stimulants earlier than you might think
Despite stereotypes about college students resorting to black-market Ritalin to help them cram for exams, young people are actually most likely to start misusing prescription stimulant drugs in their... (Medical News Today)

Smart watches and apps can make life easier for ADHD children
Researchers believe that children with autism or ADHD can benefit from technologies originally developed for the elderly. (Medical News Today)

Study links exposure to common pesticide with ADHD in boys
A new study links a commonly used household pesticide with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and young teens. (Medical News Today)

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