ADHD

Discrepancies Found in ADHD Prescriptions Between Males and Females

September 26, 2020

Because ADHD presents differently in females than it does in males, the disorder has been underdiagnosed in females for several years.

Theresa Cerulli, MD: ADHD Students Struggling During COVID-19

September 21, 2020

Dr. Cerulli discusses some ways ADHD can manage the changes in routine during COVID-19.

Lower Writing Task Engagement Found in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

September 18, 2020

Investigators did not find differences between children with ASD and children with ADHD after accounting for task behavior durations as percentages of total used task time.

Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Linked to ADHD-Related Behaviors

September 15, 2020

Phthalates were particularly linked to negative behaviors in adolescents who developed ADHD.

PCOS Increases Risk of Psychiatric, Neurodevelopment Disorders in Offspring

September 02, 2020

Children of mothers with PCOS need additional psychological support and longer mental health follow-up.

Developmental Disabilities Linked to Greater Pediatric Asthma Risk

July 02, 2020

ADHD, autism spectrum disorder, seizures, and even developmental delays are asssociated with a two-fold risk of asthma in US children.

Link Found Between ADHD and Sleep Issues in Adolescents

June 18, 2020

ADHD symptoms are highly comorbid with insomnia, restless leg syndrome, and snoring.

FDA Approves ADHD Game-Based Digital Therapeutic

June 16, 2020

In multiple clinical trials, investigators do not find any serious adverse events.