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Kids that wiggle when engaged in challenging mental activities are often labeled "ADHD" and drugged with mind-altering medications

Monday, October 16, 2017 -- (Natural News) Many a parent of a child who’s been diagnosed with ADHD has stared in bewilderment as their child sits dead still for hours watching a movie. No wiggling, no chatting, no getting up and down every few minutes – just total focus and concentration. Put that child in a classroom environment and you... Read More

Could micronutrient supplements combat ADHD?

Monday, October 16, 2017 -- ADHD is difficult to treat. Over recent years, the impact of nutrition has come to the fore. New research investigates the potential use of micronutrients.

Brain Mechanisms in Children with Autism and ADHD

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 -- A new study published in JAMA Psychiatry determines how the degree of structural changes in cerebral white matter in children with autism and ADHD correlates to the severity of their symptoms. The Role of White Matter in the Brain White matter is tissue deep in the brain containing millions of nerve bundles. Named for the […] The post Brain Mechanisms in Children with Autism and ADHD appeared first on Medical News Bulletin.

Nearly a Third of College Kids Think ADHD Meds Boost Grades

Monday, October 16, 2017 -- But adolescent health experts say there's no evidence to support that belief