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Children With Adhd

Carolyn Gregoire

Worldwide ADHD Rates Are Higher Than Ever, And It Might Be America's Fault | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Diagnoses of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have surged globally, rising as much as tenfold in some countries. The disorder has becom...

Message to the ADHD Medical Community: Is Medication the Only Answer?

Elaine Taylor-Klaus | Posted 02.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Elaine Taylor-Klaus

Professionals know that there is no magic formula for "fixing" ADHD, and that active management is key for long-term success. Let's share that little secret with parents, shall we? The futures of their children are at stake.

Factor Might Cause Emotional Problems In Kids With ADHD

Posted 05.31.2013 | Parents

By: Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/30/2013 10:27 AM EDT on LiveScience Emotional disturbances in children with ADHD may...

Childhood ADHD May Lead To Bigger Issues Later On

Posted 03.04.2013 | Parents

By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK | Mon Mar 4, 2013 12:07am EST (Reuters Health) - Nearly a third of people diagnosed as children with attention de...

The Effects of ADHD on Communication

Mark Bertin, M.D. | Posted 03.18.2013 | Parents
Mark Bertin, M.D.

Managing ADHD is never about addressing attention or impulsivity alone. ADHD represents a deficit in executive function, a skill set that includes attention, impulse control... and far more.

Sometimes ADHD Is Real

Zinnia Jones | Posted 12.16.2012 | Healthy Living
Zinnia Jones

Regardless of what anyone else may think, this is a personal decision to be made by the family based on their situation and their needs, and I don't find it at all appropriate to issue blanket condemnations of medication for ADHD when this may be exactly what someone's child needs.

Children With ADHD Fare Worse As Adults?

Posted 10.16.2012 | Parents

* Study says rates of addiction, divorce higher * Average incomes lower, it finds * Many others with ADHD do fine By Frederik Joelving ...

Children With ADHD Say Stimulant Drugs Help

Reuters | Posted 12.15.2012 | Parents

* Up to one in 10 children in UK and U.S. have ADHD * Study is first to ask kids about disorder and treatment * Medicate...