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MRI, radiomics help diagnose, discern ADHD subtypes
Researchers have developed a unique combination of radiomics, machine learning,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI links brain volume to ADHD DTI shows how music could help kids with autism, ADHD MRI shows kids may not outgrow ADHD MRI technique and iron level could help diagnose ADHD Functional MRI finds abnormal brain regions in ADHD youth (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

MRI shows brain differences among ADHD patients
(Radiological Society of North America) Information from brain MRIs can help identify people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and distinguish among subtypes of the condition, according to a new study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Self-Inflicted Injuries Surge Among Tween & Early Teen Girls
By Susan Scutti, CNN (CNN) — Emergency room visits for non-fatal, self-inflicted injuries surged in recent years among US girls and young women, especially those between the ages of 10 and 14, according to a new study. However, rates of self-harm among boys and young men between the ages of 10 and 24 remained stable throughout the years 2001 through 2015, the researchers said. “Suicide is preventable,” said Melissa C. Mercado, lead author of the study published Tuesday in JAMA and a behavioral scientist at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “These findings underscore the need for the...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Suicide Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 10 best blogs for ADHD
ADHD blogs offer educational information, tips, and support for those with ADHD and their friends and families. We have selected the best ADHD blogs. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

More politically correct justification for bad behavior: Maybe cyberbullies are angry because they have ADHD
(Natural News) eeeeeSome researchers are putting forth the notion that cyberbullies who troll certain websites and who use Twitter as an offensive weapon are actually suffering a psychological condition known as ADHD, in what sounds like yet another far-Left attempt to justify hate and bad behavior. As reported by the U.K.’s Daily Mail, new research... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fourteen signs your daughter may have ADHD
As a psychologist in clinical practice, Meadow Schroeder of the University of Calgary has see many girls and women with ADHD mistakenly prescribed medication for anxiety. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calm Parents Help Calm Kids with ADHD
Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Parenting (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calm Parents Help Calm Kids With ADHD
Title: Calm Parents Help Calm Kids With ADHDCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/16/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/17/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - November 17, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Calm Parents Help Calm Kids With ADHD
As challenging as it can be to raise a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), new research offers biological evidence that calm, positive parenting may help these kids master their own emotions and behaviors. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calm Parents Help Calm Kids With ADHD
THURSDAY, Nov. 16, 2017 -- As challenging as it can be to raise a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), new research offers biological evidence that calm, positive parenting may help these kids master their own emotions and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 16, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Helping children with ADHD thrive in the classroom
(University of Kentucky) Nearly 15 percent of Kentucky children are currently diagnosed with ADHD, the highest rate in the nation. While medicine alone doesn't necessarily lead to improved academic performance in the long run, a new intervention developed by UK professors is aiming to do just that. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Clinical trials review confirms: Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids are an effective treatment for ADHD
(Natural News) Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) could soon be playing a therapeutic role in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) treatments. According to researcher and public health nutritionist Dr. Emma Derbyshire, these fatty acids are “an effective and safe treatment” for this common neurodevelopmental disorder. This was the conclusion Derbyshire came to in her major review... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ADHD sufferers are angry and stay up late, study suggests
Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania found ADHD sufferers swear more frequently and use words such as 'hate' and 'cry'. They also often post between midnight and 6am. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain imaging reveals ADHD as a collection of different disorders
Yale researchers have found that patients with different types of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder have impairments in unique brain systems. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - November 13, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Do genetic factors explain the links between callous-unemotional, attention hyperactivity and oppositional defiant problems in toddlers? - Flom M, Saudino KJ.
Research demonstrates that callous-unemotional (CU) behaviors, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Oppositional Defiant Problems (ODD) are related, but little is known about the sources of covariation among the three externalizing behaviors... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 13, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

The risk of hospitalizations with injury diagnoses in a matched cohort of children and adolescents with and without attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in Germany: a database study - Lindemann C, Langner I, Banaschewski T, Garbe E, Mikolajczyk RT.
BACKGROUND: Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neuropsychiatric disorder in children and adolescents worldwide, and children with ADHD have elevated risk of injuries. Our aim was to assess the risk of hospitalizations with injury d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 13, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide risk reduction in youths with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder prescribed methylphenidate: a Taiwan nationwide population-based cohort study - Liang SH, Yang YH, Kuo TY, Liao YT, Lin TC, Lee Y, McIntyre RS, Kelsen BA, Wang TN, Chen VC.
BACKGROUND: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) youths have increased suicide risk. Nevertheless, the beneficial effects of methylphenidate (MPH) on suicide attempt have received relatively little attention. AIMS: To investigate the MPH usage a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 13, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

What can Twitter reveal about people with ADHD?
(University of Pennsylvania) People with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder   tend to tweet using words like 'hate' or 'disappointed,' messages related to lack of focus, self-regulation, intention and failure and expressions of mental, physical and emotional exhaustion, according to research from the University of Pennsylvania. Better understanding this condition can help clinicians more effectively treat patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 13, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ADHD Drugs Associated With Modest Risks During Pregnancy ADHD Drugs Associated With Modest Risks During Pregnancy
Women and their doctors should weigh risks to the fetus from the medications against those associated with severe, untreated ADHD, experts cautioned.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Sunovion Announces FDA Acceptance for Review of New Drug Application for Dasotraline for the Treatment of ADHD
MARLBOROUGH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE) November 10, 2017 --Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Sunovion) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the New Drug Application (NDA) for dasotraline, a novel... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - November 10, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Omega-3 could treat ADHD
For the new research, in the Journal of Lipids, 16 studies were analyzed, including those where omega fatty acids were a stand-alone treatment and others where they were used alongside drugs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The intergenerational association between parents' problem gambling and impulsivity-hyperactivity/inattention behaviors in children - Carbonneau R, Vitaro F, Brendgen M, Tremblay RE.
Despite the well-established association between problem gambling and ADHD core categories of impulsivity-hyperactivity and inattention, the link between parents' problem gambling and impulsivity-hyperactivity/inattention (IH/I) behaviors in children has n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Brain imaging reveals ADHD as a collection of different disorders
(Elsevier) Researchers have found that patients with different types of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have impairments in unique brain systems, indicating that there may not be a one-size-fits-all explanation for the cause of the disorder. Based on performance on behavioral tests, adolescents with ADHD fit into one of three subgroups, where each group demonstrated distinct impairments in the brain with no common abnormalities between them. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Keeping harsh punishment in check helps kids with ADHD, study finds
(Ohio State University) Cutting back on yelling, criticism and other harsh parenting approaches, including physical punishment, has the power to calm children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, according to a new study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 7, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Preschool predictors of ADHD symptoms and impairment during childhood and adolescence - O'Neill S, Rajendran K, Mahbubani SM, Halperin JM.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: This paper summarizes key, recently published research examining longitudinal outcomes for preschoolers with high levels of inattention and/or hyperactivity/impulsivity. RECENT FINDINGS: Symptom trajectories show that hyperactivity/impul... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prenatal exposure to acetaminophen and risk of ADHD - Ystrom E, Gustavson K, Brandlistuen RE, Knudsen GP, Magnus P, Susser E, Davey Smith G, Stoltenberg C, Sur én P, Håberg SE, Hornig M, Lipkin WI, Nordeng H, Reichborn-Kjennerud T.
OBJECTIVES: To estimate the association between maternal use of acetaminophen during pregnancy and of paternal use before pregnancy with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in offspring while adjusting for familial risk for ADHD and indications... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Depression and quality of life mediating the association between attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and suicidality in military recruits - Tai YM, Gau SS.
INTRODUCTION: Military suicide remains a significant concern in many countries. Most psychological autopsy studies in this field focused on certain psychological comorbidities with suicide, namely depression, quality of life, sporadically in different popu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictive ability of underlying factors of motorcycle rider behavior: an application of logistic quantile regression for bounded outcomes - Babajanpour M, Asghari Jafarabadi M, Sadeghi Bazargani H.
This study aimed to predict MRBQ score by ADH... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Acetaminophen during pregnancy is associated with ADHD
Acetaminophen use by pregnant women has previously been linked with ADHD in the offspring. A new study backs up these concerning findings. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Children at risk from ADHD diagnosis delays, experts warn
Some British children wait more than two years to be diagnosed with the condition, a report says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Inherited brain activity may guide treatment for autism, ADHD
Oregon Health& Science University researchers have found that functional brain connectivity has both familial and heritable associations. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An association between prenatal acetaminophen use and ADHD: the benefits of large data sets - Wolraich ML.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 2, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Dealing with a diagnosis of epilepsy: Common questions from parents
A diagnosis of epilepsy can seem overwhelming: You likely have a lot of questions about how seizures — and their treatment — will affect your child’s life and what that might mean for your family. That’s why education is crucial for helping ensure that you understand as much as possible about the condition. Events such as the Fifth Annual Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland are wonderful opportunities to learn from experts and from other families. Here, Dr. Arnold Sansevere of the Epilepsy Center at Boston Children’s Hospital answers five common questions from parents and kids. What causes s...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - November 2, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jessica Cerretani Tags: Ask the Expert Diseases & Conditions Dr. Arnold Sansevere epilepsy epilepsy center seizures Source Type: news

Study: Brain activity is inherited, may inform treatment for ADHD, autism
(Oregon Health& Science University) A new study conducted at OHSU in Portland, Oregon, concludes that while individually unique, each connectotype demonstrates both familial and heritable relationships. The results published today in Network Neuroscience. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 2, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Addressing Maternal Mortality / Late-Onset ADHD? / Great Plains EM Opportunity (FREE)
By the Editors Here are today's selections from around NEJM Group:NEJM Audio Interview: … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 2, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to ADHD in study, but no cause is proven
Experts question new study linking long-term prenatal use with ADHD in the kids. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Acetaminophen in Pregnancy Linked to ADHD in Kids
Maternal Use of Acetaminophen Linked to ADHD in Kids (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - October 31, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Conjoined Twins Case / ADHD or Young for Grade? / Chicago-Area Hospitalist Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Take a look at today's offering from NEJM Group:NEJM Clinical Practice Center: Case Record: Conjoined twin girls — joined from the xiphoid to the … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - October 31, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Pain drugs in pregnancy double a child's risk of ADHD
Norwegian researchers analyzed data on almost 113,000 children and their parents, including 2,246 kids who were diagnosed with ADHD. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HealthWatch: Colonoscopies, Carbs, And A Link Between Tylenol And ADHD
BOSTON (CBS) — It’s generally recommended that people get their first colonoscopy at age 50, but after analyzing data on 6,000 procedures, French researchers say starting screening at age 45 could save lives. U.S. experts say there were some flaws with this study, so right now the American Cancer Society is standing by its recommendations to start screening at age 50 for people at average risk of developing colon cancer. If, however, you have a family history of colon cancer, you may need to be screened sooner. Does Tylenol Increase the Risk of ADHD in Offspring? Researchers in Norway found that pregnant moms w...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Healthwatch Local News Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Pain drugs in pregnancy tied to ADHD
(Reuters Health) - Women who use a lot of the common pain reliever acetaminophen during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than those who don ’t use the drug, a Norwegian study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Maternal Use of Acetaminophen Linked to ADHD in Offspring
Link seen after adjustment for maternal use before pregnancy, familial risk for ADHD (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 30, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Neurology, Nursing, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Maternal Use of Acetaminophen Linked to ADHD in Kids Maternal Use of Acetaminophen Linked to ADHD in Kids
The risk is related to duration of use, but the causal relationship is still questionable, authors caution.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Acetaminophen during pregnancy tied to ADHD risk in kids
A new study adds to evidence linking extended use of the medication to an increased risk of behavioral issues in children (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acetaminophen in Pregnancy Tied to ADHD Risk
Acetaminophen is considered the go-to pain medication during pregnancy. But a new study adds to evidence linking the drug to an increased risk of behavioral issues in kids. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCLA Team Reports Positive Topline Results from Double-Blind Trial of NeuroSigma's Non-Invasive eTNS System for Treatment of Pediatric ADHD
Primary and secondary endpoints statistically significant LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- NeuroSigma, Inc. (NeuroSigma) today announced that on Friday, October 27, 2017, at the Annual Meeting of the American Acad... Devices, Neurology NeuroSigma, eTNS , Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation, ADHD (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 30, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Acetaminophen in Pregnancy Tied to ADHD Risk in Kids
Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Pregnancy and Medicines (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poor sleep has negative implications for children with and without ADHD, but in different ways - Knight FLC, Dimitriou D.
BACKGROUND: Sleep problems are commonly reported in attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and are also a familiar characteristic of typical development (TD). We sought to elucidate the relationship between sleep, ADHD-trait behaviours and cognit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychiatric comorbidities modify the association between childhood ADHD and risk for suicidality: a population-based longitudinal study - Yoshimasu K, Barbaresi WJ, Colligan RC, Voigt RG, Killian JM, Weaver AL, Katusic SK.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of psychiatric comorbidities on the association between childhood ADHD and suicidality among adults. METHOD: Subjects were recruited from a population-based birth cohort. Participati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Acetaminophen in Pregnancy Tied to ADHD Risk in Kids
MONDAY, Oct. 30, 2017 -- Acetaminophen is considered the go-to pain medication during pregnancy. But a new study adds to evidence linking the drug to an increased risk of behavioral issues in kids. Researchers in Norway found that among nearly... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 30, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news