| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:45 PM
A background in dance comes in handy in executing the stunts. "Sometimes we're taught a fight scene in an hour, then we film," David says. "Dancing has put my mind at ease and helped me pick up choreography quickly."...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:22 PM
It sometimes takes the heft of a media giant such as The New York Times to concentrate the rest of the news media's attention on significant medical issues. The latest one is the nationwide shortage of drugs to treat attention deficit hyperactivity...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 5:26 PM
An 8-year-old boy leans on his father's arm, raises his head and grins.
His father, tired from working long nights and worried about grown-up things, looks down and smiles at the boy.
In this moment, the bond between the parent and his child is strong....
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:34 AM
Families across the US are fighting ADHD and Autism with a personalized brain fitness program. The computer based program is called 'Interactive Metronome' and its video game like technology has helped one student go from special needs to top of his...
| Apr 4, 2012
It has been two years since a Tennessee mom sent her 7-year-old adopted son back to Russia with a note that read: "I no longer wish to parent this child." While no definitive diagnosis ever was made public, the boy was thought to suffer from fetal alcohol...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 7:32 PM
Adderall is one of the brand name drugs used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD. For those whose suffer from the condition, Adderall is hard to come by.
Seventy-one year old Michael Garza was diagnosed with ADHD 10 years ago. He...
| Apr 12, 2012
As recently seen on Living Healthy Chicago, we investigate how a cluttered home or office affects your mind or mood. Here is more information from Joyce Marter of Urban Balance.
Is a Cluttered Home Cluttering Your Mind?
By Joyce Marter, LCPC,...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 12:24 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Southern California children and adults diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are dealing with a devastating shortage of the "miracle drug" that provides relief from their symptoms.
| Jul 9, 2012
| 4:07 PM
7-year-old Mya Bartlett does not like to talk about the accident that fractured her skull and left her with traumatic brain damage. It happened in April, 2010. She fell on a soccer ball, fell backward, and hit her head. The Hello Kitty ponytail holder she...
| Sep 28, 2012
Because the good-looking, well-liked kids crave even more validation than they get simply by walking through the halls, many high schools hold elections about this time every fall to name a homecoming king and queen.
Some students take this ritual very...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 9:40 PM
An Aberdeen man who led law enforcers on a high-speed chase to Westport in June, then climbed a electricity transmission tower to avoid being arrested was sentenced to prison Thursday after admitting to three charges.
Christopher J. Carroll, 27,...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:37 PM
The inability to sit still was a defining characteristic of Phillip Urbak's childhood.
While classmates would quietly sit at their desks, Urbak was a squirmer.
He made good grades, he recalled, and often was on the honor roll. But he was easily...