ADHD and ADD: Facts and Research Document List

Publication List:

U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights guidance clarifying obligation of schools to provide students with ADHD equal educational opportunity under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 - Published: 2016-07-27

Researchers publish paper that may help explain difficulties children with ADHD experience in adapting behaviour to given situations - Published: 2016-06-03

Study findings have important implications for understanding ADHD, as ADHD that onsets in adulthood could have different causes to childhood ADHD - Published: 2016-05-18

Children who are often hospitalized in intensive care units are more likely to have attention deficit disorders later - Published: 2016-04-02

New study reveals age of child at school entry may have an effect on ADHD diagnosis - Published: 2016-03-11

Study identifies possible correlation between prevalence of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and increasing academic demands on young children - Published: 2016-03-02

Children with ADHD whose parents regularly expressed high levels of criticism over time less likely to experience decline in symptoms - Published: 2016-02-08

ADHD: What Everyone Needs to Know - by Stephen Hinshaw and Katherine Ellison - Published: 2015-12-02

Information regarding various types of fidgeting and ADHD - Published: 2015-07-28

Prescription stimulants of different dosages are often prescribed to people with ADHD to help with self-esteem, social and family interactions and thinking ability - Published: 2015-07-03

Mothers of tween girls say they hesitated to speak to a doctor because they thought their daughters would outgrow their behavior - Published: 2014-11-14

New study provides evidence that methylphenidate and atomoxetine for the treatment of ADHD improve brain activation but have differential effects on performance - Published: 2013-10-17

Stimulant medications used to treat ADHD in children is also effective in adults but adults tend not to be treated and may not be aware they have ADHD - Published: 2013-03-06

Maxi Mind therapy for ADHD is overturning the belief that learning disorders are lifelong conditions that can only be compensated but never cured - Published: 2012-09-30

As they enter adulthood girls with ADHD more prone to internalize struggles and feelings of failure that can manifest in self-injury and attempted suicide - Published: 2012-08-23

Report shows that there are potential benefits in changing the diets of children with ADHD - Published: 2012-04-26

Researchers at RUB and University of Basel provide unprecedented reliable data that ADHD is being over-diagnosed in children - Published: 2012-03-30

Study pinpoints effects of different doses of an ADHD drug and finds higher doses may actually harm learning ability - Published: 2012-03-09

The youngest children in a classroom are much more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD and prescribed medication than their peers in the same grade - Published: 2012-03-06

Prescribed use of stimulant medications to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHD is rising steadily - Published: 2011-09-28

Research shows inattention rather than hyperactivity is the most important indicator when it comes to finishing a high school education - Published: 2011-09-01

The FDA has no specific data on food coloring consumption for particular subgroups in the US including children - Published: 2011-06-15

Measurements of hand movement control may help determine the severity of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children - Published: 2011-02-15

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and developmental reading disability (RD) are complex childhood disorders that frequently occur together - Published: 2010-12-08

Enactment of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 expands Medicare benefits to scores of previously uninsured individuals - Published: 2010-12-07

New Data Analyses on CONCERTA Pediatric Treatment Include Insight on Handwriting Performance and Attention in ADHD - Published: 2010-10-29

Throughout treatment self-reported symptoms were also significantly more improved for cognitive behavioral therapy - Published: 2010-08-25

Nearly 1 million children in the United States are potentially misdiagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Published: 2010-08-17

Study of more than a million children shows link between medication for ADHD and limited maternal education single parent families and welfare benefits - Published: 2010-06-01

Exposure to organophosphate pesticides associated with increased risk of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children - Published: 2010-05-17

ADHD may be caused by alterations in the serotonin neurotransmission system combined with a tendency to experience psychosocial distress - Published: 2010-04-16

Information on organizational skills and using a day planner for persons with ADHD and students with attention issues or disorganization struggles - Published: 2010-02-28

In ADHD the degree of motivation carrying out an activity is related to immediacy with which the objectives of the activity are met - Published: 2010-02-03

New research suggests lead may be the cause of ADHD and explains the causal pathway from exposure to disability - Published: 2010-01-28

Neural processing differences in ADHD in individuals with and without prenatal alcohol exposure - Published: 2010-01-27

This is the first time that we have direct evidence that this connectivity is missing in ADHD - Published: 2010-01-11

Children exposed prenatally to tobacco smoke and lead face a particularly high risk for ADHD - Published: 2009-11-23

Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, is one of the most common neuropsychiatric disorders of childhood - Published: 2009-09-16

Do kids with ADHD ever outgrow the condition How does ADHD impact their lives at school, home and work - Published: 2009-09-08

Adolescents with a childhood diagnosis of ADHD are more likely to have current and lifetime sleep problems and disorders - Published: 2009-05-01

Things to consider when buying toys for your child with a disability or autism - Published: 2009-03-23

Increased pattern of brain activity in the amygdalas of adults with autism that may be linked to the social deficits - Published: 2009-03-19

Researchers have found an abnormality in the brains of adolescent boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Published: 2009-03-17

List of important items that need to be discussed at your childs special education IEP meeting - Published: 2009-02-04

Signs to look for to tell if your child may have ADHD symptoms including difficulty following instructions and in organizing tasks - Published: 2009-01-01