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Smartphone alerts linked to ADHD symptoms: UBC study - MetroNews Canada


MetroNews Canada

Smartphone alerts linked to ADHD symptoms: UBC study
MetroNews Canada
The constant pinging of smartphone notifications has been linked to symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, among the general population, according to the study, which was presented this week at the CHI conference in California.
Phone notifications cause 'ADHD-like symptoms'Wired.co.uk
Are Our Smartphones Afflicting Us All With Symptoms Of ADHD?Medical Daily
Smartphone Use Increases ADHD-Like Symptoms, Says ResearchAustralia Network News
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Securing the future of a child with autism takes planning, money - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Securing the future of a child with autism takes planning, money
USA TODAY
There's a saying repeated in the autism community: "If you know one child with autism, you know one child with autism." That speaks more to the special support a child on the autism spectrum might require, but it also reflects the financial ...

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ADHD and sleep-disordered breathing - Coeur d'Alene Press


Parent Herald

ADHD and sleep-disordered breathing
Coeur d'Alene Press
One of the most commonly diagnosed disorders in children is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), which is a condition that varies widely in kids. Over 6 million children in the US have been diagnosed with ADHD. There are three types of ADHD ...
Teenagers With ADHD Need Drugs, Psychotherapy & Special Treatments Different From Younger ChildrenParent Herald

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Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs - Business Insider


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Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs
Business Insider
(Reuters Health) - - Drugs and psychotherapy can help teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) manage symptoms and improve in school, a new research review suggests, but adolescents still have treatment needs that are quite distinct ...
Teenagers With ADHD Need Drugs, Psychotherapy & Special Treatments Different From Younger ChildrenParent Herald

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Kids with autism do well learning new words: Study - UPI.com


UPI.com

Kids with autism do well learning new words: Study
UPI.com
TUESDAY, May 10, 2016 -- Children with autism learn new words the same way as other children do, but it takes them longer, a small study found. The researchers compared 15 children with autism, aged 18 months to 7 years, and a control group of 15 ...

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Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs - Fox News


Fox News

Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs
Fox News
Among the drugs approved in the U.S. to treat ADHD, there's more evidence to recommend extended-release versions of the stimulants methylphenidate (Ritalin, Concerta) and amphetamine (Adderall) than there is for other options, the review found.
Children with ADHD Sleep Poorly, LessSleep Review

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Children with ADHD Sleep Poorly, Less - Sleep Review


Sleep Review

Children with ADHD Sleep Poorly, Less
Sleep Review
A study from Aarhus University has documented that there is some truth to the claim by parents of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that their children have more difficulty falling asleep and that they sleep more poorly than ...

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Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs - Reuters


Sleep Review

Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs
Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Drugs and psychotherapy can help teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) manage symptoms and improve in school, a new research review suggests, but adolescents still have treatment needs that are quite distinct ...
Children with ADHD Sleep Poorly, LessSleep Review

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The ADHD Brain and Behavior in Children with ADHD - ADDitude (blog)


The ADHD Brain and Behavior in Children with ADHD
ADDitude (blog)
Research on the neurobiological underpinnings of ADHD has exploded over the last two decades. And, with it, our understanding of how the brain pays attention and processes information — and how this differs between children with and without ADHD ...

Are Our Smartphones Afflicting Us All With Symptoms Of ADHD? - Medical Daily


Medical Daily

Are Our Smartphones Afflicting Us All With Symptoms Of ADHD?
Medical Daily
These presumed symptoms of constant digital stimulation also happen to characterize a well-known neurodevelopmental disorder: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD. Could the pinging and dinging of our smartphones be afflicting even those ...
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