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Dow Chemical Wants Farmers to Keep Using a Pesticide Linked to Autism and ADHD

On Mondays, Magda and Amilcar Galindo take their daughter Eva to self-defense class. Eva is 12 but her trusting smile and arching pigtails make her look younger. Diagnosed with autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, Eva doesn’t learn … Continue reading

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How Controversial AAP Guidelines on ADHD Diagnosis Proved its Critics Wrong

Kids in schools and pre-schools need to be extremely agile and transition from one activity to another. However, this doesn’t seem to be so easy when the child in question is diagnosed with autism or ADHD, and sometimes parents may wonder … Continue reading

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How much money is spent on health care for kids, where does it go?

Health care spending on children grew 56 percent between 1996 and 2013, with the most money spent in 2013 on inpatient well-newborn care, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and well-dental care, according to an article published online by JAMA Pediatrics. Joseph … Continue reading

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Autism severity linked to genetics, ultrasound, data analysis finds

For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy is linked to increased autism severity, according to a new study. For children with autism and a class of genetic … Continue reading

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What are anti-distraction tools?

Anti distraction tools help people avoid distractions, by bring back their attention to the task at hand. Let us look at RE-vibe one of the best anti-distraction tools helpful for ADHD and Autism: What is Re-vibe? RE-vibe is a new … Continue reading

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ADHD link to menopause

Sandra Centorino feels extremely anxious most days. “Maybe I’m overloading myself too much but I blame everything on menopause.” Keeping a list to stay focused and organized has done little to keep her on track. “I’ll check off like all … Continue reading

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Diagnosis of ADHD Surges in U.S. Kids

More than 10 percent of U.S. children have been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), reflecting a surge in recent years particularly among girls and minority groups, a new study finds. Spikes in diagnoses among girls, Hispanics and older … Continue reading

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Israelis develops app that detects ADHD

Researchers at IBM Research in Haifa develop app that can help identify those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms; smartphones, smartwatches or activity bands can be used to analyze person’s movements. Israeli researchers have developed a prototype of an app … Continue reading

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Lauching an exclusive page for ADHD on Fettlegenie

Fettle Genie brings you the latest information about ADD/ADHD along with all the most effective alternative therapies for healing adhd @ http://www.fettlegenie.com/adhd/home-page-adhd-without-medication.shtml This page would discuss about: 1. Holistic Therapies for healing ADD/ADHD 2. Latest ADHD News 3. ADHD & … Continue reading

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Water Fluoridation Linked to Higher ADHD Rates

New research shows there is a strong correlation between water fluoridation and the prevalence of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, in the United States. It’s the first time that scientists have systematically studied the relationship between the behavioral disorder … Continue reading

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