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ADHD

Event Notices From Sept. 19

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2013

Study: Diet May Have Some Effect On ADHD

Fast food, soda and ice cream may be American kids’ favorite menu items, but a new study says junk food is probably the worst thing for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2012

Ritalin

Study: ADHD Drugs Not Linked To Increased Heart Risks In Adults

A study released this week found that adults who take medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder do not appear to increase their risk of heat attack or stroke.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

Report: ADHD Isn’t Just For Kids

Often thought of as a childhood affliction, more than 50 percent of children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) will carry the disorder over into adulthood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2011

Ritalin

Shortage Of Drugs For Hyperactivity, Migraines

A shortage in supply of the active ingredient used to make Ridalin and Adderall is causing some great concern for local doctors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2011

Study: ADHD Is Genetic

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are twice as likely to have missing or extra chromosomes than other children – the first evidence that the disorder is genetic, a new study says.

09/30/2010

Wayne State Prof's ADHD Study Begins Testing Phase

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder affects 4.5 million children ages 3 to 17 in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The disorder is associated with difficulty focusing and hyperactivity, and […]

08/30/2010

MSU: Nearly A Million Kids May Be Misdiagnosed With ADHD

Nearly a million children in the United States are potentially misdiagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder simply because they are the youngest — and most immature — in their kindergarten class, according to new research […]

08/17/2010