Thursday, July 24, 2014

Cannabis and ADD/ADHD - Leafly









Cannabis and ADD/ADHD

Leafly

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, better known as ADHD, is a controversial diagnosis marked by distractibility, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. Adults are more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit disorder, or ADD, which lacks this ...





Do Toddler Language Skills Predict ADHD Later? - The Epoch Times









Do Toddler Language Skills Predict ADHD Later?

The Epoch Times

Children who have poor language skills during their toddler years may also be unable to control their behavior—which can lead to ADHD and other disorders of inattention and hyperactivity. “Young children use language in the form of private or self ...





Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Brett Hurteau, DO — Family Medicine: Looking at ADHD, symptoms - SouthCoastToday.com









Brett Hurteau, DO — Family Medicine: Looking at ADHD, symptoms

SouthCoastToday.com

ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Many parents have heard the term and know it has something to do with children being overly active and inattentive. ADHD is more than that though; it is a condition where the child has a very ...





NH school takes innovative approach to kids with ADHD - WMUR Manchester









NH school takes innovative approach to kids with ADHD

WMUR Manchester

He's one of the 6 million children in the United States diagnosed with ADHD. "Being ADHD, you're always hyper," Ben said. "So when you try to go to bed, you really can't. So you have to take a pill for that." Pills are a way of life for most children ...





Nicotine patch use during pregnancy linked to ADHD - Daily Digest








Daily Digest



Nicotine patch use during pregnancy linked to ADHD

Daily Digest

The authors noted that risk for ADHD was elevated for both children of mothers who smoked and for children of mothers who did not smoke but who used nicotine replacement therapy, including nicotine patches. They stress, however, that their findings do ...





Do toddler language skills predict ADHD later? - Futurity: Research News









Do toddler language skills predict ADHD later?

Futurity: Research News

Children who have poor language skills during their toddler years may also be unable to control their behavior—which can lead to ADHD and other disorders of inattention and hyperactivity. “Young children use language in the form of private or self ...





Smoking While Pregnant May Increase ADHD Risk - University Herald








University Herald



Smoking While Pregnant May Increase ADHD Risk

University Herald

Researchers found that women who smoke while pregnant can increase the risk of their child developing ADHD -- a problem of not being able to focus, being overactive, not being able control behavior, or a combination of these, The Westside Story reported.