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 New study finds link between gestational age and ADHD in children with Down syndromeNew study finds link between gestational age and ADHD in children with Down syndrome
 
A new study by the UC Davis MIND Institute finds a connection between gestational age and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in children with Down syndrome.
 
   Researchers use a video game to identify and evaluate the degree of ADHDResearchers use a video game to identify and evaluate the degree of ADHD
 
Adapting a traditional endless runner video game and using a raccoon as the protagonist, researchers from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM, in its Spanish acronym), among other institutions, have developed a platform that allows the identification and evaluation of the degree of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents.
 
   People with ADHD tendencies are more sensitive to insomnia, severe functional impairmentsPeople with ADHD tendencies are more sensitive to insomnia, severe functional impairments
 
Individuals with high ADHD-traits that do not meet the criteria for a diagnosis are less able to perform tasks involving attentional regulation or emotional control after a sleepless night than individuals with low ADHD-traits, a new study from Karolinska Institutet published in Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging reports.
 
 Study explores link between negative career thoughts and parental relationships in adolescents with ADHD
 
Study explores link between negative career thoughts and parental relationships in adolescents with ADHDA new study published in The Career Development Quarterly looked for potential links between negative or dysfunctional career thoughts and the quality of parental relationships in high school students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
 
 
 Study: Musically trained children perform better at attention and memory recall
 
Study: Musically trained children perform better at attention and memory recallNeuroscientists have found new evidence that learning to play an instrument may be good for the brain. Musically trained children perform better at attention and memory recall and have greater activation in brain regions related to attention control and auditory encoding, executive functions known to be associated with improved reading, higher resilience, greater creativity, and a better quality of life.
 
 
 Children diagnosed with ADHD, autism frequently visit hospitals and doctors during infancy
 
Children diagnosed with ADHD, autism frequently visit hospitals and doctors during infancyChildren who are later diagnosed with autism and/or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder visit doctors and hospitals more often in their first year of life than non-affected children, suggesting a potential new way to identify the conditions early.