Sunday, January 21, 2018

Why cases of ADHD in young women are skyrocketing - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Why cases of ADHD in young women are skyrocketing
USA TODAY
The number of young, adult women medicated for ADHD has skyrocketed over the last decade – jumping by 344%, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The report points out that these women are of reproductive age ...
Young Women Are Using A.D.H.D. Drugs in Greater Numbers ...New York Times
ADHD Prescriptions Skyrocket Among Young WomenMedscape
ADHD drug use spikes among women of child-bearing ageMinneapolis Star Tribune
Monthly Prescribing Reference -Daily Mail
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Prenatal Caffeine and ADHD: Is There a Link? - Medscape


Medscape

Prenatal Caffeine and ADHD: Is There a Link?
Medscape
This instrument (although not diagnostic) grouped children into profiles that either fit or did not fit ADHD. The analysis accounted for maternal age at the time of birth, maternal body mass index, smoking during pregnancy, socioeconomic status ...

Young Women Are Using A.D.H.D. Drugs in Greater Numbers ... - New York Times


New York Times

Young Women Are Using A.D.H.D. Drugs in Greater Numbers ...
New York Times
Since 2003, the percentage of women filling prescriptions for drugs like Ritalin has increased nearly fivefold in some age groups.
ADHD Prescriptions Skyrocket Among Young Women - MedscapeMedscape
ADHD drug use spikes among women of child-bearing ageMinneapolis Star Tribune
ADHD drug use soars among young womenMedical Xpress
9NEWS.com -The Guardian -Daily Mail
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Pharmalittle: AstraZeneca thinks it found a key to success; more young women fill ADHD scripts - STAT


Pharmalittle: AstraZeneca thinks it found a key to success; more young women fill ADHD scripts
STAT
nd so, another working week will soon draw to a close. Not a moment too soon, yes? This is, as you know, our treasured signal to daydream about weekend plans. Our agenda, for the moment, is rather modest. We hope to catch up on some sundry chores ...

Prenatal Caffeine and ADHD: Is There a Link? - Medscape


Medscape

Prenatal Caffeine and ADHD: Is There a Link?
Medscape
In comparison, being in the lowest socioeconomic stratum had a much stronger correlation with ADHD profile (adjusted relative risk, 2.11). The inflection point seemed to be about 750 mg of caffeine daily (eight cups or more of coffee), and a lower ...

5 Things About ADHD in Older Adults You May Not Know - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network


5 Things About ADHD in Older Adults You May Not Know
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a recognized disorder affecting both children and adults, but what is known about ADHD when it affects older adults, especially those nearing retirement age or those who are already retired? Kathleen G ...

ADHD and Impostor Syndrome: Life as an Imperfect Parent - ADDitude


ADDitude

ADHD and Impostor Syndrome: Life as an Imperfect Parent
ADDitude
I cheer on and encourage my son, who has attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD), ODD, and a slew of other behavior diagnoses, but I sometimes catch myself yelling at him in a fit of temper. My teaching job in an inner-city, second-chance high school ...

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