Friday, January 30, 2015

Health Alert: ADHD or sleep disorder? New study suggests similar - WSPA.com - WSPA.com








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Health Alert: ADHD or sleep disorder? New study suggests similar - WSPA.com

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Millions of children are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, more commonly known as ADHD, but the American Academy of Pediatrics is sending out an eye-opening alert to doctors, parents and teachers, that children might be suffering ...





ADHD linked to pesticide exposure - Environmental News Network









ADHD linked to pesticide exposure

Environmental News Network

Mice exposed to a commonly used pesticide in utero and through lactation exhibited several features of ADHD, including dysfunctional dopamine signaling in the brain, hyperactivity, working memory, attention deficits and impulsive-like behavior.





Thursday, January 29, 2015

MEDICAL ALERT: ADHD Or Sleep Disorder? New Study Suggests Similar ... - WJBF-TV








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MEDICAL ALERT: ADHD Or Sleep Disorder? New Study Suggests Similar ...

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Augusta, GA - Millions of children are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, more commonly known as ADHD, but the American Academy of Pediatrics is sending out an eye-opening alert to doctors, parents and teachers, that children ...





ADHD Linked to Earlier Substance Abuse, HIV-Risk Behaviors - Monthly Prescribing Reference









ADHD Linked to Earlier Substance Abuse, HIV-Risk Behaviors

Monthly Prescribing Reference

A history of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults is significantly associated with younger ages of initiation for illicit substance use and a greater risk of engagement in recent HIV-risk behaviors such as injection drug use and ...





Adult Drug Users with ADHD Tend to Start Earlier - PsychCentral.com








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Adult Drug Users with ADHD Tend to Start Earlier

PsychCentral.com

On average, adults who use drugs and also have a history of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder began using substances one to two years earlier than those without ADHD, according to new research from the University of Florida (UF). The findings ...





Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Common Pesticide May Increase Risk of ADHD - News from Rutgers









Common Pesticide May Increase Risk of ADHD

News from Rutgers

A commonly used pesticide may alter the development of the brain's dopamine system -- responsible for emotional expression and cognitive function – and increase the risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children, according to a new ...





ADHD or sleep disorder? New study suggests similar symptoms - WFLA








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ADHD or sleep disorder? New study suggests similar symptoms

WFLA

Millions of children are diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, more commonly known as ADHD, but the American Academy of Pediatrics is sending out an eye-opening alert to doctors, parents and teachers, that children might be suffering ...