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05/21/2018 12:00 PM
How is ADHD rated?
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, known as ADHD, is a complex condition that can be difficult to diagnose. There are several different types of ADHD rating scale used to diagnose the condition. These all look at the symptoms and behaviors that the person displays. Learn more about the ADHD rating scale here.
05/19/2018 07:00 AM
What effect does ADHD have on sexuality?
ADHD is a behavioral disorder that causes some people to become frustrated or hyperactive at inappropriate times. It is often lifelong and is usually managed by medications. It can often impact many areas of a person’s life, including their sexuality and relationships. Learn more about ADHD’s effects on sexuality here.
05/17/2018 06:00 PM
Can you drink coffee while taking Adderall?
Adderall is a stimulant medication commonly used to treat ADHD. The caffeine in coffee can alter the side effects and efficacy of the drug. In this article, we look at the side effects of both caffeine and Adderall. We also consider whether or not it is safe to combine the two, and how doing so might affect the body.
04/25/2018 06:00 PM
Caring for a child with ADHD: 21 tips
Parenting or caring for a child with ADHD can be both challenging and rewarding. In this article, we give tips on how to encourage positive behaviors and development in a child, as well as how to talk to them about their condition. We also look at how a parent or caregiver can ensure their own mental wellbeing.
04/21/2018 01:00 PM
How are Dexedrine and Adderall different?
Dexedrine and Adderall are two medications that are commonly used to treat ADHD. Both drugs are similar, but there are some differences in how they are used. In this article, we examine the similarities and differences between these two medications, along with the risks, side effects, and warnings that go with them.
04/19/2018 12:00 PM
Is it safe to drink alcohol while taking Adderall?
There are risks and dangers to drinking alcohol alongside Adderall, a drug commonly used to treat ADHD. Here, we look at why it might be dangerous to drink alcohol while taking Adderall, with or without a prescription. We also describe symptoms and side effects that can occur and when emergency treatment may be needed.
04/16/2018 03:00 PM
Mental health risk higher for transgender youth
Researchers have identified a greater risk of mental health conditions among children and teenagers who are transgender and gender non-conforming.
04/16/2018 10:00 AM
What are the early signs of ADHD?
Symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder present in many different ways. However, there are also many traits shared by people with ADHD. These can include irritability, lack of concentration, and fidgeting. This article helps you spot the signs so that people can be directed to the appropriate treatment.
04/13/2018 12:00 PM
Coping with a Vyvanse crash
When Vyvanse starts to wear off, or when a person stops taking the medication suddenly, they may experience a Vyvanse crash. This ADHD medication can cause severe withdrawal symptoms such as fatigue or depression. In this article we look at methods a person can use to help cope with the symptoms of a Vyvanse crash.
04/13/2018 10:00 AM
Coping with an Adderall crash
Adderall is a stimulant medication that is used to treat ADHD or narcolepsy. When a person stops taking Adderall too quickly, they can experience withdrawal symptoms, such as sleep problems or depression. Here, we look at the causes and timeline of an Adderall crash and give tips and remedies for coping if it happens.
01/11/2018 09:00 AM
Is acetaminophen really safe in pregnancy?
More than two thirds of pregnant women take acetaminophen at some stage during their pregnancy. New research supports claims that this may be harmful.
01/09/2018 09:00 AM
ADHD: Could maternal depression be the cause?
ADHD is growing in prevalence, but we are still no nearer to understanding why it occurs. New research asks whether maternal depression might be the key.
12/22/2017 10:00 AM
Conduct disorder: What you need to know
Conduct disorder is a mental health condition that affects children. It is characterized by antisocial, hostile, and violent behavior. Learn more.
11/20/2017 03:00 PM
The 10 best blogs for ADHD
ADHD blogs offer educational information, tips, and support for those with ADHD and their friends and families. We have selected the best ADHD blogs.
11/03/2017 09:00 AM
Acetaminophen during pregnancy is associated with ADHD
Acetaminophen use by pregnant women has previously been linked with ADHD in the offspring. A new study backs up these concerning findings.
10/23/2017 05:00 PM
Adult-onset ADHD may not exist, study suggests
A new study suggests that the vast majority of ADHD symptoms that arise in adulthood can be explained by other factors, such as substance abuse.
10/16/2017 03:00 PM
Could micronutrient supplements combat ADHD?
ADHD is difficult to treat. Over recent years, the impact of nutrition has come to the fore. New research investigates the potential use of micronutrients.
09/03/2017 07:00 AM
ADHD and sleeplessness: A critical link?
Many individuals with ADHD have sleep-related disorders. Researchers investigate the link and hypothesize that the relationship may even be causal.
08/25/2017 07:00 AM
Cognitive-behavioural therapy particularly efficient in treating ADHD in adults
Cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) group training was shown to achieve the same results as neurofeedback training in treating attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
08/12/2017 07:00 AM
Do pets really benefit children's health? Large study investigates
Using advanced statistical tools, the largest study of its kind investigates the supposed link between children's health and household pet ownership.
07/17/2017 07:00 AM
Adult ADHD: What you need to know
Adults with ADHD can find it difficult to focus, to listen attentively to others, and to remain organized. Since childhood, the person may have developed coping mechanisms to enable them to function in work and relationships, but this can be stressful and tiring. Medications and lifestyle changes can help people cope.
07/14/2017 07:00 AM
ADHD medication tied to lower risk for alcohol, drug abuse in teens and adults
About one-third lower risk revealed in IU-led analysis of 3 million Americans with attention deficient hyperactivity disorder.
06/16/2017 07:00 AM
Tic disorders: Causes, types, and diagnosis
Tics are involuntary, repetitive sounds or movements, and some disorders trigger repeated noises and motions. This article takes a closer look at three types of tic disorders: Vocal, motor, and Tourette's syndrome. Learn about how to recognize and which treatment options are available.
06/07/2017 04:00 PM
Three types of ADHD: What are the differences?
ADHD is a condition in which a person finds it hard to focus, they may experience hyperactivity, and they may make impulsive decisions. It is sometimes divided into three categories: inattentive, hyperactive-impulsive, and a combination. Both children and adults can have ADHD, but it may manifest differently in adults.
05/31/2017 01:00 PM
FDA approves first generic Strattera for the treatment of ADHD
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first generic versions of Strattera (atomoxetine) to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in pediatric and adult patients.

   
 
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