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Teens with ADHD have special treatment needs - Reuters

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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)

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The ADHD Brain and Behavior in Children with ADHD
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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 ...

Social factors early in life influence child obesity rates - Nursing Times

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Social factors early in life influence child obesity rates
Nursing Times
In the first study of its kind, the researchers found that smoking during pregnancy and being overweight before becoming pregnant accounted for a sizeable proportion – around 40% – of the persistent social divide in childhood obesity rates. They ...

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

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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 ...
Why So Many Women With ADHD Never Get The Help They NeedHuffington Post
Phone notifications cause 'ADHD-like symptoms'Wired.co.uk
Smartphone use causing 'separation anxiety' and ADHDE&T magazine
Independent Online -Education World -Free Malaysia Today
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Raising a child with autism: How optimism can help to cope - Science Daily

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Raising a child with autism: How optimism can help to cope
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The Relationship Between Optimism, Coping, and Depressive Symptoms in Hispanic Mothers and Fathers of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2016; DOI: 10.1007/s10803-016-2776-7 ...

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5 Mistakes Adoptive Parents Make While Being Role Models - BoldSky

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5 Mistakes Adoptive Parents Make While Being Role Models
BoldSky
Gone are the days when adopted children were looked upon with raised eyebrows. Adoption is now a universally accepted fact. Parents from many countries are actively adopting because they have started understanding the value of giving a child a second ...

Linking brain development and autism - Medical Xpress

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Linking brain development and autism
Medical Xpress
"A major issue with autism diagnoses is that a lot of centers are inundated with people who are looking to receive an evaluation for their child, and it's not uncommon for there to be a very long wait to see a clinician," she said. "One of the nice ...

Kids with ADHD Tend to Miss Out On Healthy Behaviors - PsychCentral.com (blog)

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Kids with ADHD Tend to Miss Out On Healthy Behaviors
PsychCentral.com (blog)
Children diagnosed with attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) tend to engage in fewer healthy lifestyle behaviors compared to their non-ADHD peers, according to a new study published online in the Journal of Attention Disorders. The ...
Are our smartphones afflicting us all with symptoms of ADHD?The Conversation US
ADHD Research Finds Brains Of Kids 'Significantly' Different In MRI StudyHuffington Post Australia
How I Overcame ADHD Without Knowing ItThe New Indian Express

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On the Brink of Breakthroughs in Diagnosing and Treating Autism - Scientific American (blog)

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On the Brink of Breakthroughs in Diagnosing and Treating Autism
Scientific American (blog)
There's a popular saying in the autism community: “ I f you've met one person with autism, you've met one person with autism.” Although this phrase is meant to convey the remarkable variation in abilities and disabilities among people with autism ...

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ADHD Research Finds Brains Of Kids 'Significantly' Different In MRI Study - Huffington Post Australia

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ADHD Research Finds Brains Of Kids 'Significantly' Different In MRI Study
Huffington Post Australia
New Australian research claims to have ended long-running debate about whether Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) exists in children, finding "compelling evidence" that it's a real medical condition. The James Cook University research, ...
Kids with ADHD Tend to Miss Out On Healthy BehaviorsPsychCentral.com (blog)
Feds urge behavior therapy before drugs for kids with ADHDBabyCenter (blog)
How I Overcame ADHD Without Knowing ItThe New Indian Express
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