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Unintentional and accidental exposure to stimulants among US teens on the rise, says study
05-23   Unintentional and accidental exposure to stimulants among US teens on the rise, says study

The use of stimulant drugs, most frequently abused by teens, has risen in recent years. This trend is one of the major causes behind drug overdose cases among American teens. Often prescribed to teens for fatigue, sleep disorders or depression, stimulant drugs are also prescribed for treating attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). According to a recent […]

Chewable ADHD medication triggers controversy
08-04   Chewable ADHD medication triggers controversy

The Federal Drug Administration approval for a chewable amphetamine – in what The Fix calls “a tasty, convenient package” – for ADHD children six and older is “a recipe for people to request it and then sell it,” warns Mukund Gnanadesikan, a youth psychiatrist in California. “I’m not a big fan of controlled substances that […]

Children with ADHD can benefit from a healthy lifestyle
06-13   Children with ADHD can benefit from a healthy lifestyle

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as of 2011 attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been diagnosed in 11 percent of children aged four to 17. A developmental disorder characterized by an inability to maintain attention and focus on activities, ADHD is usually treated with a combination of therapy and medication. Although […]

Researchers find best, most cost-effective way to treat ADHD
04-14   Researchers find best, most cost-effective way to treat ADHD
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Earlier this year, two research studies conducted by faculty members at Florida International University uncovered some new results about the best way to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. In the first study, the researchers found that patients who received behavioral therapy prior to receiving medication (e.g., Ritalin) had a better outcome than patients […]

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