| Jul 7, 2012
| 10:19 AM
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...
| 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...
| 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.
| 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...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 6:14 PM
NEW YORK -- Teens exposed to secondhand smoke may be at a higher risk of hearing loss, according to medical researchers.
The findings, which one expert called "surprising," can't prove that secondhand smoke causes hearing loss. But the link is just one...
| Aug 12, 2011
Stephanie Donaldson-Pressman, a social worker from the New England Center for Pediatric Psychology joined her husband, Dr. Robert Pressman, on a large study consisting over 700 families and found a strong link between bedtime routines and ADHD.
| 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...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:12 PM
COSTA MESA — The transition to college can be a rough one.
It's a crash course in how to live within a budget — and without Mom and Dad's help with chores and meals.
For students with developmental disabilities, being away from their support...
| 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,...
| Oct 18, 2011
New guidelines for ADHD have expanded to include preschoolers and teenagers -- kids whose ages range from 4 to 18.
Harold Meyer, founder and executive director of A.D.D. Resource Center will be here to weigh in on these new guidelines, talk about how...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 1:25 PM
We are doing another series on Parenting Special Needs Children and Teens at the Crescenta-Caņada YMCA. It is wonderful to see parents who have challenging children receive education and support from others who have walked through a similar journey....
| Oct 31, 2011
| 9:52 AM
There are a bunch of Connecticut college students who are likely getting a little jittery right now, and it’s not from taking too many drugs. Their problem is a shortage of one of their favorite “neuroenhancers,” commonly known as...