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ADHD (INACTIVE)

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Top ADHD (INACTIVE) Articles

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  • Local school offers information for parents concerned about children struggling in the classroom

    Local school offers information for parents concerned about children struggling in the classroom
    It can be a difficult disorder to diagnose, but can affect one in five children. During Dyslexia Awareness Month teachers and staff at one local school are helping educate parents about recognizing language learning disorders. Fortune Academy on the...
  • Woman accused of killing Southport minister pleads not guilty Tuesday

    Woman accused of killing Southport minister pleads not guilty Tuesday
    The woman accused of fatally shooting a local minister pleaded not guilty at her initial hearing Tuesday morning.    Fox59 spoke with 46-year-old Lori Barcroft’s mother, who opened up about what may have caused her daughter to allegedly kill...
  • Students Unite To Help A Third Grader Fight For His Life

    Students Unite To Help A Third Grader Fight For His Life
    Elementary school students in Luling are pulling their resources together to help one of their classmates fight for his life. Vanessa Bolano has the story. 8-year-old Alex Oxford is back at Mimosa Park Elementary in Luling after weeks of being absent....
  • Kids taking fewer antibiotics, more ADHD meds

    Kids taking fewer antibiotics, more ADHD meds
    American children are taking fewer antibiotics now than 10 years ago, but prescriptions to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, have increased, according to a new report by the Food and Drug Administration. FDA researchers analyzed...
  • Recognizing ADHD In Children

    Recognizing ADHD In Children
    ADHD is a problem with inattentiveness, over-activity, impulsivity, or a combination. For these problems to be diagnosed as ADHD, they must be out of the normal range for a child's age and development. Causes ADHD is the most commonly diagnosed...
  • Antibiotic use in kids is down; ADHD meds are up

    Antibiotic use in kids is down; ADHD meds are up
    A Food and Drug Administration study says antibiotic use among kids dropped 14 percent from 2002 to 2010. According to researchers, doctors are being more judicious about ordering prescriptions, out of fear of antibiotic resistance. At the same time that...
  • Recognizing ADHD in children

    Recognizing ADHD in children
    As kids watch their last few days of summer vacation slowly slip away, their parents are preparing them for a return to the classroom. Some kids can't wait to get back to school, where they can continue their studies and spend time with their friends....
  • Glendale Gators swim club helps young girl with autism thrive

    Glendale Gators swim club helps young girl with autism thrive
    As their 5-year-old daughter, Jacey, and her older sister, Natalie, 7, got in their starting positions for the 25-meter backstroke, their parents, Tiffany and Robert Regan, said they wished the circumstances were different. Jacey, who was diagnosed...
  • Oh, where to begin? Here's help to navigate school 504 plans and IEPs

    Oh, where to begin? Here's help to navigate school 504 plans and IEPs
      It’s FCAT week, as many of you know, and my son is in third grade. This is his first major standardized test, but he has been calm these few days and prepared each morning. He's even getting up early and getting ready without any prodding from...
  • What treatment's best for hyperactive preschoolers?

    What treatment's best for hyperactive preschoolers?
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Parents of preschoolers at risk for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may first want to try behavior training before they put their children on medications, suggests a new analysis of past studies. Researchers...
  • Childhood ADHD may lead to troubles later on: study

    Childhood ADHD may lead to troubles later on: study
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Nearly a third of people diagnosed as children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) still have the condition in adulthood, according to a large new study that also found they're more likely to develop other...
  • ADHD research seeks reasons for diagnosis rate increase

    ADHD research seeks reasons for diagnosis rate increase
    Ten-year-old Francisco Steib rarely sits through an entire dinner at home. There's still food on everyone's plate when he starts to get fidgety and has to get up. Francisco, a Lakeview resident who was diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity...