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ADHD Diagnoses Soar 43 Percent in United States

ADHD Diagnoses Soar 43 Percent in United States

  Miami, United States – The prevalence of ADHD soared 43 percent in the United States in the first decade of the century, with more than one in 10 youths now ...

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ADHD Boosts Risk of Death, Mainly from Accidents: Study

ADHD Boosts Risk of Death, Mainly from Accidents: Study

  Paris, France – People diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder {ADHD) are more than twice as likely to die prematurely than non-sufferers, mainly due to accidents, a Danish study said Thursday. ...

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ADHD Study Flags Pre-Natal Use of Antidepressants

ADHD Study Flags Pre-Natal Use of Antidepressants

  PARIS, August 26, 2014 (AFP) – Children born to women who took antidepressants during pregnancy are statistically likelier to develop the mental disorder called ADHD, researchers said on Tuesday. ...

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Stimulants May Prevent Accidents by Drivers w/ ADHD

Stimulants May Prevent Accidents by Drivers w/ ADHD

  WASHINGTON, January 29, 2014 (AFP) – Adult men with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may avoid traffic accidents if they take their prescribed medication, said a Swedish study on Wednesday. ...

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Surge in ADHD Diagnoses Gets a Red Flag

Surge in ADHD Diagnoses Gets a Red Flag

  PARIS, November 5, 2013 (AFP) – Doctors sounded a warning Tuesday over a rise in ADHD diagnoses, saying some children may be needlessly taking powerful drugs intended to correct ...

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Priceless Gift Comes with Challenges

Priceless Gift Comes with Challenges

  A GIFTED child is priceless, a miracle unfolding. “It takes a whole village to raise a child,” as a Nigerian adage puts an array of tasks it takes to ...

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Quality Parenting Stamps Out Drug Abuse

Quality Parenting Stamps Out Drug Abuse

  HEALTH and wellness of mind, body, and spirit begin at home. Breakdown of a family hurts most the children, left at a loss and needing parental stewardship, often turning ...

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