01Sep

It’s September first, and although it’s still technically summer, for most kids it’s as good as gone. School is about to start up (if it hasn’t done so already) and that means it’s time to start learning! With that in mind, TheBestColleges.org put together a lovely infographic indicating the…

01Aug
22Jul
Breastfeeding and ADHD Research.
13Jul

After years or declining rates of breastfeeding, the last decade has seen a reversal of this trend. More and more mothers are following recommendations and breastfeeding exclusively for at least 6 months. Breastfeeding yields benefits not just for the infant, but for the mother as well.

18May

Marc Weisskopf, assistant professor of environmental and occupational epidemiology, discusses a study which he lead that found that children who have been exposed to higher levels of pesticides known as organophosphates could have a higher risk of being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Breastfeeding, ADHD, Risk, ADD
17May

A team of researchers from the Sackler Faculty of Medicine at Tel-Aviv University has just published a paper on the role breastfeeding plays in the development of a child’s ADHD in later life. The research itself was designed to examine this relationship and their finding clearly indicate that periods…

Doctors, ADHD, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, ADD, Treatment, Cure, Test, Assessment
16Dec

What Causes ADHD?

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Although it’s not a dire health concern, ADHD or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder still affects a large number of children and teens. When it comes to the possible cures for ADHD, doctors and psychiatrists could only help patients by managing the symptoms. Definite cures for ADHD are not yet…

Healthy Food for ADHD
16Oct

5 Superfoods for ADHD

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While a scientific consensus has yet to be reached with respect to foods exact role in treating ADHD, one would be hard pressed to find a doctor who doesn’t agree that diet is important for sufferers. As WebMD’s ADHD expert Richard Sogn, MD, makes the point that whatever is…