RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

ADHD (INACTIVE)

A collection of news and information related to ADHD (INACTIVE) published by this site and its partners.

Top ADHD (INACTIVE) Articles

Displaying items 25-36
  • Tylenol during Pregnancy Linked to Higher Risk of ADHD

    Tylenol during Pregnancy Linked to Higher Risk of ADHD
    For both of my pregnancies, I got headaches. There didn't seem to be any specific triggers for me, they just popped up randomly, and with a vengeance. I asked my OB/GYN what I could take, and they ok'ed Tylenol for me.  Frankly, I don't know what I...
  • Mayo Clinic Medical Edge: Children diagnosed with ADHD may continue to have symptoms into adulthood

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Our son was diagnosed at the age of 9 with ADHD. He's now 13 and doing well but is still on medication. Will he need to continue taking the medication until adulthood, or do children usually outgrow the condition as they mature? ANSWER:...
  • What to do when relatives tease your child

    What would you do if your own relatives teased your child or talked with others about his or her 'bad behavior'? Let's throw another log on the fire, just in case you're not already ticked off. Let's say your child, like mine, has learning...
  • 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...
  • Fight worries over food additives with a healthy diet

    Q: Do synthetic dyes, flavors and preservatives make the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) worse? A: There is little agreement on how such additives might contribute to ADHD symptoms in children. Many studies on this issue are...
  • 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...
  • Growing up with ADHD: Andrea's story

    Growing up with ADHD: Andrea's story
    Born cocaine-exposed and 3 months premature at 1 pound, 12 ounces, Andrea Goodell was diagnosed with ADHD at age 6. Medications weren't the answer for her. Now at age 25, she tells us about learning other ways to manage the disorder while growing up in...
  • A dark side of the ADHD gender gap

    A dark side of the ADHD gender gap
    In fall 2002, Dr. Stephen Hinshaw and his team published findings from a summer camp they created to study girls with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder alongside girls without ADHD. "The day we published, the world's literature on girls with ADHD...
  • Raising a girl with ADHD: Chrys' story

    Raising a girl with ADHD: Chrys' story
    Chrys Goodell, a retired software engineer in Oakland, Calif., knew that the little toddler she was adopting would need special attention. Born cocaine-exposed, 3 months premature, at 1 pound 12 ounces, the little girl spent the first six months of her...
  • 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...
  • Only a few other mammals - besides reindeer - can fly

    Q: I was thinking about flying reindeer. Of course, I don't believe reindeer can fly, but do any other animals fly aside from birds? -- P.P., Little Rock, AK A: Bats are the only mammals that actually fly. There are several species which glide, such as...