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Adhd in Children

Why Fewer Minority Kids Are Diagnosed With ADHD

Posted 06.24.2013 | Parents

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK | Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:30am EDT (Reuters Health) - Black and Hispanic children are half as likely to be diagnosed wi...

Katherine Bindley

New Study Suggests ADHD Is Overdiagnosed

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.31.2012 | Parents

On the heels of a report in the U.S. that found ADHD diagnoses among children has risen by 66 percent since 2000, a new study out of Germany suggests ...

Katherine Bindley

Just How Many Kids Are Being Diagnosed With ADHD?

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.22.2012 | Parents

More children in the U.S. are being diagnosed with ADHD than even before -- 10.4 million in 2010 -- according to a new study that concluded a staggeri...

Why Bébé Doesn't Have ADHD

Marilyn Wedge, Ph.D. | Posted 05.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Wedge, Ph.D.

How come the epidemic of ADHD -- which has established itself firmly in the United States -- has almost completely passed over children in France?

Is Your Parenting To Blame For Your Child's ADHD?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 02.06.2012 | Parents

Dr. L Alan Sroufe has been fanning the flames of parental guilt lately by suggesting that one major cause of ADHD in children is... their parents. ...

The Difficulties Of Diagnosing A Child With ADHD

| Posted 12.18.2011 | Parents

By Brian Palmer (Click here for the original article.) The American Academy of Pediatrics on Sunday issued new guidelines that urge parents and do...

Doctors Lower ADHD Diagnosis Age For Children

Posted 12.18.2011 | Parents

Pediatricians are making news, and raising eyebrows, by lowering the official age that they can diagnose a child with ADHD from six to four. The ne...

Signs And Symptoms Of ADHD

Posted 09.19.2011 | Parents

ADHD has become the catch all term for what is actually three similar disorders, each with different symptoms: inattentiveness, hyperactivity and impu...

Catherine Pearson

Kids With ADHD More Likely To Be Hit By Cars: Study

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 09.24.2011 | Healthy Living

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may be at greater risk for being hit by a car when crossing the street. A new study suggests th...