Friday, December 9, 2016

Working out the genetic risk for ADHD - Science Daily


Working out the genetic risk for ADHD
Science Daily
Evidence for ADGRL3 in ADHD risk had already been stacked against it -- common variants of the gene predispose people to ADHD and predict severity of the disorder. The study, led by Dr. Maximilian Muenke of the National Human Genome Research ...

Office supplies, exercise could help calm ADHD symptoms - WRAL.com


WRAL.com

Office supplies, exercise could help calm ADHD symptoms
WRAL.com
ADHD, which stands for Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, starts early in childhood, but not all children with the condition will have it into adulthood. ​Experts with WEB-MD say that although ADHD in childhood does not mean you'll have it ...
$520K Federal Grant Claims ADHD Is Just 'Cognitive Diversity'MRCTV (blog)
Don't take ADHD medication from people who need itThe Pacer
Spike in young WA children on ADHD drugsThe West Australian

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Ask Dr. Mike: Challenges with ADHD and Finding a Social Skills Group - Patch.com


Patch.com

Ask Dr. Mike: Challenges with ADHD and Finding a Social Skills Group
Patch.com
My son was diagnosed with ADHD two years ago, and his pediatrician at that time recommended we try a social skills group for his “immaturity” and “impulsivity.” We did that, and our experience was horrible! The kids in the group had much bigger ...

Working out the genetic risk for ADHD - Science Daily


Working out the genetic risk for ADHD
Science Daily
Evidence for ADGRL3 in ADHD risk had already been stacked against it -- common variants of the gene predispose people to ADHD and predict severity of the disorder. The study, led by Dr. Maximilian Muenke of the National Human Genome Research ...

ADHD makes for better entrepreneurs - Huffington Post


Huffington Post

ADHD makes for better entrepreneurs
Huffington Post
Entrepreneurship researcher Johan Wiklund of Syracuse University was alerted to the link between ADHD and entrepreneurship after family experiences led him to learn more about mental health issues. This encouraged him to look at how ADHD can be a ...

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Ask Dr. Mike: Challenges with ADHD and Finding a Social Skills Group - Patch.com


Patch.com

Ask Dr. Mike: Challenges with ADHD and Finding a Social Skills Group
Patch.com
My son was diagnosed with ADHD two years ago, and his pediatrician at that time recommended we try a social skills group for his “immaturity” and “impulsivity.” We did that, and our experience was horrible! The kids in the group had much bigger ...

$520K Federal Grant Claims ADHD Is Just 'Cognitive Diversity ... - MRCTV (blog)


MRCTV (blog)

$520K Federal Grant Claims ADHD Is Just 'Cognitive Diversity ...
MRCTV (blog)
The National Science Foundation forked over more than half a million in taxpayer dollars to the University of Connecticut to get "neurodiverse" students with ...

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