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Study shows how ADHD drugs Adderall, Ritalin and Dexedrine work in brain

Study shows how ADHD drugs Adderall, Ritalin and Dexedrine work in brain

Dancing helps boys with ADHD

Dancing helps boys with ADHD

Midbrain, striatal and amygdalar dopaminergic dysfunction in ADHD

Midbrain, striatal and amygdalar dopaminergic dysfunction in ADHD

Misuse of ADHD drugs sends thousands each year to seek emergency hospital treatment

Misuse of ADHD drugs sends thousands each year to seek emergency hospital treatment

Study finds nationwide increase in antipsychotic medications used for children with ADHD

Study finds nationwide increase in antipsychotic medications used for children with ADHD

Skin patch to treat ADHD gets the green light

Skin patch to treat ADHD gets the green light

Majority of young people with ADHD use their medications appropriately

Majority of young people with ADHD use their medications appropriately

Link between children's sleep-related breathing problems and daytime behavior problems

Link between children's sleep-related breathing problems and daytime behavior problems

ADHD drug not safe for kids

ADHD drug not safe for kids

Extreme personality poses risk of ADHD

Extreme personality poses risk of ADHD

TV and attention deficit disorders - is there a connection?

TV and attention deficit disorders - is there a connection?

Concerta used to treat ADHD may be less likely to be abused than other stimulant drugs

Concerta used to treat ADHD may be less likely to be abused than other stimulant drugs

Reading problems and behavior problems in boys are intertwined

Reading problems and behavior problems in boys are intertwined

Heart risk warning wanted on ADHD drugs

Heart risk warning wanted on ADHD drugs

Mental illness linked to diet

Mental illness linked to diet

Fish oil may improve behaviour of children with special educational needs

Fish oil may improve behaviour of children with special educational needs

Psychotropic drug prescriptions for teenagers has skyrocketed

Psychotropic drug prescriptions for teenagers has skyrocketed

Methylphenidate may be effective in treating autism

Methylphenidate may be effective in treating autism

Positive aspects of bipolar disorder

Positive aspects of bipolar disorder

Early to bed helps learning ability at school

Early to bed helps learning ability at school