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Genetic predisposition to impulsivity is a trait predictive of alcoholism

Genetic predisposition to impulsivity is a trait predictive of alcoholism

Genes influence impulsivity, which may then contribute to risk for developing alcoholism

Genes influence impulsivity, which may then contribute to risk for developing alcoholism

8.5 percent of youth gamers addicted to video games

8.5 percent of youth gamers addicted to video games

Senate committee advances budget resolution; debate remains over whether to use reconciliation to fast track health reform

Senate committee advances budget resolution; debate remains over whether to use reconciliation to fast track health reform

One in five U.S. hospital admissions are for patients with mental disorders

One in five U.S. hospital admissions are for patients with mental disorders

Study looks at chronic medication use in children ages 5 to 19

Study looks at chronic medication use in children ages 5 to 19

Novel approach to help drivers with ADHD

Novel approach to help drivers with ADHD

How memory deals with a change in plans

How memory deals with a change in plans

How are homeopathic products used in childhood?

How are homeopathic products used in childhood?

An analysis of food's affect on the brain

An analysis of food's affect on the brain

Currently used pain assessment tools may be underestimating the pain response in infants

Currently used pain assessment tools may be underestimating the pain response in infants

Drug testing for exam students could be on the cards

Drug testing for exam students could be on the cards

Potential cause of age differences in stimulant response identified

Potential cause of age differences in stimulant response identified

FDA warns about 'stay awake drug' Provigil

FDA warns about 'stay awake drug' Provigil

Improving working memory by computerized strategy in ADHD

Improving working memory by computerized strategy in ADHD

To drink or not while pregnant? that is the question

To drink or not while pregnant? that is the question

Wal-Mart adds 11 generic drugs to discounted prescription drug program

Wal-Mart adds 11 generic drugs to discounted prescription drug program

New understanding of neural basis for decision making, or free will

New understanding of neural basis for decision making, or free will

Ritalin abuse is on the rise among teens

Ritalin abuse is on the rise among teens

Fragile X and Down syndrome appear to share common genetic cause

Fragile X and Down syndrome appear to share common genetic cause