Monthly Archives: July 2015

Is it possible to mistaken stress to be ADHD?

Yes, it is happening now in South Africa. A recent study published by Bloomberg has ranked South Africa as the second most stressed country in the world. Nigerians are the most stressed out and Norwegians the most laid-back. These rankings … Continue reading

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Autism, ADHD run high in children of chemically intolerant mothers

A new study from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio found that mothers with chemical intolerances are two to three times more likely than other women to have a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or … Continue reading

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6.4 Million Children Nationwide Now Diagnosed with ADHD and the Numbers Continue to Rise!

The National Treatment Centers for Environmental Disease, also so known as the “NTCED”, stated today that ADHD is on the rise and growing at a rate of 5% per year. That means an additional 320,000 children will be diagnosed with … Continue reading

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Research says “Teens with ADHD feel less competent than peers”

A new research shows that adolescents with ADHD – even those with high intelligence and high academic achievements – feel less competent academically and behaviorally than their peers who do not have the disorder. The research, conducted at the University … Continue reading

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Experts suggest that “School children with ADHD may not need medication to improve their performance”

Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) may not need medication to be supported in school, experts have suggested. Researchers who conducted the study described children with ADHD as being typically restless, acting without thinking and struggling to concentrate – … Continue reading

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Do you know that children With ADHD may be receiving wrong medications?

New findings revealed that kids diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may be receiving the wrong treatment. The report showed more children are taking strong antipsychotic medications that are normally administered for patients with illnesses like bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. … Continue reading

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ADHD medications linked to cardiac problems in children with hereditary heart disease

Long QT syndrome (LQTS), a rare hereditary heart condition, can lead to life-threatening arrhythmias, or fast heartbeat irregularities. New research indicates that children with LQTS who take medications for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at increased risk of experiencing heart-related … Continue reading

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