ADHD News

  • ADHD Med Linked to Brain Changes in Kids After Stopping Children treated with methylphenidate for ADHD show brain changes after discontinuing the drug, suggesting 'neurochemical imprinting' on the developing brain, with uncertain long-term consequences.
  • Childhood Epilepsy Ups Risk of ADHD A large Danish population-based study has found strong ties between childhood epilepsy and, to a lesser extent, febrile seizures, and development of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
 

ADHD Perspective

  • What Is Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome?   Dr Donna McDonald-McGinn discusses how research into this microdeletion syndrome is shining a light on related conditions like autism, schizophrenia, and congenital heart disease.
  • 8 Controversies in Bipolar Disorder Addressed Drs Ghaemi and Strakowski discuss eight controversies surrounding the diagnosis and management of bipolar disorder.
 

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