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Confirmed: ADHD Brain Is Different - Medscape

ADHD - Thu, 2017-02-23 03:06

Medscape

Confirmed: ADHD Brain Is Different
Medscape
The structure of the brain of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) differs from that of normally developing children ? a difference that is clearly visible on MRI. This suggests that ADHD should be considered a neurologic ...
3 Epic ADHD Studies | ADHD Millennial - Psych Central BlogsPsychCentral.com (blog)
Imaging study confirms differences in ADHD brains - EconoTimesEconoTimes
ADHD confirmed as a brain disorder: Study - Bel Marra HealthBel Marra Health
Greenwich Sentinel -Irish Medical Times (registration)
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ADHD: What all parents need to know - KSPR

ADHD - Wed, 2017-02-22 22:36

KSPR

ADHD: What all parents need to know
KSPR
She says if your child is hyperactive, not just at home but in school and other social situations, that might be a sign that your child has ADHD. She says other signs can include impulsivity or talking non-stop and interrupting in conversations. See ...

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11 Common Medications That Can Be Addictive, According To Experts - Bustle

Ritalin - Wed, 2017-02-22 12:58

Bustle

11 Common Medications That Can Be Addictive, According To Experts
Bustle
According to Glaser-Edwards, Ritalin, which is used to help those battling Attention Deficit Disorder, can lead to addiction (especially when you're taking them without even having the disorder). "People often don't realize that it is potentially ...

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Anxiety and ADHD in Patients With Single-Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease - Psychiatry Advisor

ADHD - Wed, 2017-02-22 10:59

Anxiety and ADHD in Patients With Single-Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease
Psychiatry Advisor
As mortality and morbidity have decreased for children with critical CHD, it has become apparent that they suffer from higher-than-average rates of psychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders such as executive function deficits and ADHD.2,3 Although ...

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Parent Training Shows Promise for ADHD Treatment in Japan - PsychCentral.com

ADHD - Wed, 2017-02-22 07:48

Parent Training Shows Promise for ADHD Treatment in Japan
PsychCentral.com
International guidelines for the management of ADHD in children recommend approved medications and/or behavioral therapy. However, compared with many Western countries, Japan has fewer pharmacological and behavioral options. The availability of ...

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Adderall, Ritalin Side Effects: Are There Long Term Risks Of Dexedrine Or Methylphenidate Use For ADD, ADHD? - Medical Daily

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-02-21 16:19

Medical Daily

Adderall, Ritalin Side Effects: Are There Long Term Risks Of Dexedrine Or Methylphenidate Use For ADD, ADHD?
Medical Daily
Short summary: Adderall/Dexedrine can be neurotoxic in the long run (by damaging dopamine neurons) while Ritalin does not have as much neurotoxicity potential. Surprisingly, when Ritalin *and* Adderall are mixed together, Ritalin can actually help ...

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Mayne Pharma launches new version of generic ADHD drug - WNCT

ADHD - Tue, 2017-02-21 10:42

WNCT

Mayne Pharma launches new version of generic ADHD drug
WNCT
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Mayne Pharma Inc. announced they are launching a new version of a drug that is a generic alternative to Ritalin. Mayne Pharma already produced Methylphenidate, which is intended to treat attention deficit hyperactivity ...

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Mayne Pharma launches new version of generic ADHD drug - WNCT

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-02-21 10:42

WNCT

Mayne Pharma launches new version of generic ADHD drug
WNCT
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Mayne Pharma Inc. announced they are launching a new version of a drug that is a generic alternative to Ritalin. Mayne Pharma already produced Methylphenidate, which is intended to treat attention deficit hyperactivity ...

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How VAYA Pharma used Facebook ads for its ADHD campaign ... - Medical Marketing and Media

ADHD - Tue, 2017-02-21 10:14

Medical Marketing and Media

How VAYA Pharma used Facebook ads for its ADHD campaign ...
Medical Marketing and Media
The campaign would require a two-fold approach: Facebook link ads and Facebook Audience Network.

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New behavioral therapy to support Japanese mothers of children ... - Science Daily

ADHD - Tue, 2017-02-21 09:54

New behavioral therapy to support Japanese mothers of children ...
Science Daily
Researchers have successfully adapted a parent-training program for ADHD for use with families in Japan, where ADHD-specific behavioral interventions are ...

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ADHD Linked to Structural Differences in the Brain - The Scientist

ADHD - Tue, 2017-02-21 08:21

The Scientist

ADHD Linked to Structural Differences in the Brain
The Scientist
“I think most scientists in the field already know that the brains of people with ADHD show differences, but I now hope to have shown convincing evidence … that will reach the general public and show that it has [a basis in the brain] just like other ...
Does poor motivation or 'bad parenting' cause ADHD? Studies say it's in the brain structureGenetic Literacy Project
Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study findsThe Spokesman-Review
New study reveals ADHD linked to delayed brain developmentWMC Action News 5
TheHealthSite -The Conversation AU
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Is Ritalin a gateway drug? - Addiction Now

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-02-21 06:33

Addiction Now

Is Ritalin a gateway drug?
Addiction Now
October is Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) awareness month, and this year's theme is “Knowing is Better.” So we delved into the oldest and perhaps most popular ADHD med in the world: Ritalin. The Centers for Disease Control and ...

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New behavioral therapy to support Japanese mothers of children with ADHD - Medical Xpress

ADHD - Tue, 2017-02-21 05:30

Medical Xpress

New behavioral therapy to support Japanese mothers of children with ADHD
Medical Xpress
The New Forest Parenting Programme Japan (NFPP-Japan) provides support to Japanese mothers of children with ADHD to develop more effective parenting practices. This image is taken from a DVD made by OIST's Human Development and Neurobiology ...

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Dana Milbank: What if Caesar, Churchill and Custer could have tweeted like Trump? - Chippewa Herald

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-02-21 04:00

Chippewa Herald

Dana Milbank: What if Caesar, Churchill and Custer could have tweeted like Trump?
Chippewa Herald
Ricocheting at his news conference Thursday afternoon from topic to unrelated topic and back again, Trump sounded like a walking ad for Ritalin. But pay close attention, and you realize his brain is actually scrolling through its own internal Twitter feed.

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Cases involving alleged drug theft at VA health facilities - The Republic

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-02-21 02:23

The Republic

Cases involving alleged drug theft at VA health facilities
The Republic
... according to the inspector general's office. The VA employee was accused of diverting about 25,000 pills, including oxycodone, hydromorphone, Adderall, buprenorphine, Ritalin, and tramadol from the inpatient pharmacy from October 2011 to March 2015.

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Global Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Therapeutics - Pharmaceuticals - Yahoo Finance

ADHD - Mon, 2017-02-20 20:35

Christian Post

Global Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Therapeutics - Pharmaceuticals
Yahoo Finance
20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Therapeutics in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, ...
New study reveals ADHD linked to delayed brain developmentWMC Action News 5
ADHD News 2017: People With ADHD Found to Have Delayed Brain Development, Not 'Just a Label'Christian Post
Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study findsThe Spokesman-Review
TheHealthSite -The Conversation AU -Deccan Chronicle
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Doc: Treatment options for adults diagnosed with ADHD - Detroit News - The Detroit News

ADHD - Mon, 2017-02-20 17:47

Doc: Treatment options for adults diagnosed with ADHD - Detroit News
The Detroit News
Dear Dr. Roach: There is an extensive history of ADHD in my family. My son, who was formally diagnosed at 8 and is now 14, has just started taking meds.

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Health happenings, from ADHD parents group to Scrubs vs. Suits basketball challenge - Greensboro News & Record

ADHD - Sun, 2017-02-19 23:02

Greensboro News & Record

Health happenings, from ADHD parents group to Scrubs vs. Suits basketball challenge
Greensboro News & Record
The Parents of Children and Adolescence with ADHD Community Resource Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Church, 5200 W. Friendly Ave. in Greensboro. Social time will begin at 6:30 p.m.. “Navigating a Stressful World: How to Build Resiliency ...

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People with ADHD may have smaller brain volume - TheHealthSite

ADHD - Sun, 2017-02-19 22:14

TheHealthSite

People with ADHD may have smaller brain volume
TheHealthSite
In a latest study it has been found out that people diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have smaller brain volume than those without the disorder. According to a study published in the medical journal The Lancet Psychiatry ...
Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study ...The Spokesman-Review
Imaging study confirms differences in ADHD brainsThe Conversation AU
People diagnosed with ADHD may have less brain volumeDeccan Chronicle
Times of India -The News Minute
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Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study finds - The Spokesman-Review

ADHD - Sat, 2017-02-18 20:31

Times of India

Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study finds
The Spokesman-Review
Hoogman and colleagues analyzed MRI scans for more than 3,200 people in nine countries aged 4 to 63, of whom 1,713 had ADHD. They found that the brains of children with the condition were slightly smaller in five regions, including those that control ...
People with ADHD may have smaller brain volumeTimes of India

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