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  • For Baltimore schools, special education still a work in progress

    For Baltimore schools, special education still a work in progress
    At 4 years old, Imani Frederick couldn't recognize colors. Even a year later, he couldn't form complete sentences and struggled to count to 10. When he was 6, a neuropsychologist observed the fidgety, easily frustrated boy and diagnosed attention...
  • Compass Academy to give special needs students direction

    Compass Academy to give special needs students direction
    When the Norbel School for special needs students closed in June, it left school admissions director Frank Pugliese, like the school's the teachers and staff, unemployed. But Pugliese, who had been at the school for 15 years, didn't stop working. In...
  • Brain fitness 101 at Marbles: The Brain Store

    Brain fitness 101 at Marbles: The Brain Store
    You already know that your body needs regular exercise and a healthy diet, but what about your brain? As it turns out, mental fitness is just as important as physical fitness, and Marbles: The Brain Store at the Columbia mall can help. The store, which...
  • 'I always want to do better,' Phelps says at economics forum in Saudi Arabia

    Mixing subjects linked to sports, society and business, Olympic champions Michael Phelps and Carl Lewis appeared at an economic gathering yesterday to promote sports in Saudi Arabia. From questions about Phelps' struggles with attention deficit...
  • Phelps' voyage

    Phelps' voyage
    Michael Phelps was 15 years old the day he returned home to Rodgers Forge from his first Olympic Games in 2000. He had finished 5th in the 200-meter butterfly in Sydney, Australia, even though he was mostly ears and arms at that point, and it seemed as...
  • Chris Brown depressed before violent meltdown, officials say

    Chris Brown depressed before violent meltdown, officials say
    Chris Brown has attention deficit disorder and suffered from depression earlier this year when a judge gave him another 1,000 hours of community labor, according to his latest probation report. The R&B singer, on probation for a 2009 felony assault on...
  • Federal agencies weigh in on Bay Area juvenile hall lawsuit

    SAN FRANCISCO -- The U.S. Departments of Justice and Education have weighed in on a federal lawsuit that alleges teens with disabilities were kept in solitary confinement for extended periods at Contra Costa County Juvenile Hall and denied legally...
  • Acetaminophen in pregnancy linked to ADHD in kids, study finds

    Acetaminophen in pregnancy linked to ADHD in kids, study finds
    Pregnant women have long been assured that acetaminophen can treat their aches, pains and fevers without bringing harm to the babies they carry. Now researchers say they have found a strong link between prenatal use of the medication and cases of...
  • MMA fighter claws back from 'lowest point'

    MMA fighter claws back from 'lowest point'
    It's one thing for a mixed martial arts athlete to fight another person trying to knock him into next week. It's another to battle his opponent and depression at the same time. Former Bellator featherweight champ Pat Curran, who trains in Crystal Lake,...
  • Re-open debate about ADHD rates

    According to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in every 10 American children over the age of three has been diagnosed with ADHD. Before turning 18, nearly 14 percent of children will have been diagnosed. Most...
  • Fox's ADHD Wants You to Experience 2013 in One Minute

    Missed 2013 in its entirety? Fox's Animation Domination Hi-Def (ADHD) has you covered with a very thorough review of our year in news and pop culture. In a minute-long trippy video, ADHD takes you through the past 12 months by covering everything from...
  • Hiperactividad: Lo que los padres deben saber

    Hiperactividad: Lo que los padres deben saber
    Es una lástima que cada vez más niños en Estados Unidos estén siendo diagnosticados con el Transtorno por el Déficit de Atención e Hiperactividad (TDAH o conocido como ADHD, por sus siglas en inglés). Hay mucha polémica en torno a esto y es porque el...