Whether you have recently been diagnosed with ADHD, have been living with ADHD for many years, or suspect you have undiagnosed ADHD, a question almost all parents ask is: “Will my children have ADHD, too?” The answer to this question depends on several factors. The most significant cause of ADHD is genes, which means that […]
Anxiety disorders get more frequent, more debilitating, and become more noticeable as the child moves into adolescence and adulthood.
Recent information published in a medical journal (American Society for Microbiology) a few days ago may indicate that the MMR( measles, mumps, rubella) vaccine is possibly protective in some way! Antibody immunity to mumps has shown to reduced severity of COVID 19 in those under the age of 42 who have received MMR vaccination. A […]
Effective treatment for ADHD is available SPONSORED: Speak to your doctor about ADHD treatment for your child. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common chronic conditions of childhood, affecting around one in every 10 to 25 children of school going age. Although at times all children drift off into their imagination and test […]
Preventing ADHD There are certain steps you can follow to lower your child’s risk for ADHD. Follow a healthy lifestyle before and during pregnancy to lower your child’s risk for ADHD. ~ Unsplash.com You can lower your child’s risk for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by taking certain steps while trying to conceive and during pregnancy: Don’t smoke. […]
Illicit use of ADHD meds won’t boost grades Turning to ADHD medication during exams won’t improve brain function; if anything it may cause harm to your brain. 0 Scientists discovered that ADHD medication does not improve brain function in healthy students. ~ Many college students turn to ADHDmedications during exam week, treating the prescription […]
18 FEBRUARY 2019 Newly-mapped genes may hold keys to ADHD Researchers analysed data from more than 55 000 individuals and identified 12 gene regions linked with ADHD. — a discovery which might help scientists develop new treatments for the condition. 0 iStock Millions of American kids with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may have a […]
Animal study suggests Ritalin won’t harm the heart Following concerns around children’s heart health when taking ADHD drugs, such as Ritalin, a recent animal study suggests that there is likely no risk of heart damage. 0 Ritalin, a widely used stimulant drug to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), likely poses no risk of heart damage in […]