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ADHD (INACTIVE)

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  • 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...
  • ADHD meds OK for kids' hearts, study says

    ADHD meds OK for kids' hearts, study says
    Children taking stimulant medications to quell symptoms of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have a very low risk of suffering heart attack, stroke or sudden, unexplained death, and the probability that they will suffer such a crisis ...
  • This is your mind on meditation: less wandering, more doing

    This is your mind on meditation: less wandering, more doing
    The brains of experienced meditators appear to be fitter, more disciplined and more "on task" than do the brains of those trying out meditation for the first time. And the differences between the two groups are evident not only during meditation, when...
  • They just can't stand it

    They just can't stand it
    It's unbearable to wear clothing with tags. It's impossible to use scissors, no matter how many times you try. All mushy or soft foods are unbearable - not because of the flavor, but the consistency. Depending on whom you ask, it's either common...
  • Are you affected by the ADHD drug shortage?

     
    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...
  • ‘Power Rangers Samurai’: Green Ranger comes from Winter Springs

     
    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."...
  • ADHD is on the rise

     
    If you find that your son is inattentive, impulsive or just "hyper," perhaps he has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. If so, he's not alone. ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed mental health disorders and is increasing in prevalence,...
  • Can cycling help ADHD? Some say yes

     
    In “Riding Is My Ritalin” in Bicycling magazine, the author posits that lots of bicycling (or other sustained aerobic activity such as running) can help those with ADHD focus in a way similar to drugs such as Ritalin and Adderall. As with...
  • It's back: The food coloring/hyperactivity debate and the red bug

     
    Back in the 1970s, when Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder was called (lower-cased) hyperactivity, worried parents attended many a meeting touting the Feingold Diet, which called for easing symptoms by having children eat foods without artificial...
  • Have you experienced an ADHD drug shortage?

     
    Some parts of the country are experiencing a shortage of popular drugs prescribed for people with ADHD. Have you noticed any problems here? MSNBC is reporting that people around the U.S. are finding it difficult to fill their prescriptions for Adderall...
  • Wrestler to speak about attention deficit disorder at Ocoee HS

     
    Matt Morgan, a TNA (Total Nonstop Action) wrestler, will speak to seniors at Ocoee High School next week about his life with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Ocoee senior Aaron Davison, a wrestling fan on TNA”s VIP list,¬†was emailed by...
  • Exercise mind and body with outdoor yoga

     
    This summer you'll be able to spot not only lions and gorillas at the Lincoln Park Zoo but also a downward dog or crow....