ADHD

Nathan Halran (photo: Detroit Police)

Detroit Teen With ADHD Reported Missing; Police Ask For Public’s Help In Search

Nathan Harlan was last seen at his home in the 400 block of E. Kirby on Friday. Police say that he drove away in his family van, a silver Dodge Journey.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2015

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