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"Kiddie Cocaine" - FDA Approves New ADHD Amphetamine Drug Disguised as Candy
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, children, safety, risks, protection, prevention, medicine, humans, health, ethics, drugs, disease, diet, abuse, Kiddie Cocaine, FDA, ADHD, Amphetamine, Drug, Disguised, Candy )

- 1140 days ago -
Yet despite these dire warnings, the FDA has moved forward with making these pharmaceuticals more attractive to children, so that "the new, quick-dissolving formulation will help harried mothers get their kids medicated faster before school."
American Processed Foods in Colors to Dye For
Health & Wellness  (tags: food coloring, food dyes, world, USA, toxins, ADHD, children, food )

- 2313 days ago -
And interestingly, Kraft, Coca Cola and Wal-Mart have already removed these artificial food colors and dyes from the products that they distribute in other countries. They've reformulated their product lines in other countries and no longer include these
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivit y Disorder and Urinary Metabolites of Organophosphate Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: ADHD, food, health, Monsanto, environment, gmo, farmers, ethics, world, corruption, biotech criminals )

- 2565 days ago -
These findings support the hypothesis that organophosphate exposure, at levels common among US children, may contribute to ADHD prevalence. Prospective studies are needed to establish whether this association is causal. Full Text PDF available.
ACTION ALERT: Ban the Prescription of Potent ADHD Medication to Children Under Five! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: medications, drugs, health, children, dangerous, adhd, legalisation, studies )

- 2811 days ago -
ADHD is a prevalent and chronic disorder that affects millions of children in the United States, many of whom are treated with drugs. While the FDA limits the administration of the powerful stimulants used to treat ADHD to children under five years old,
ADHD Guidelines Add Ritalin as Option for 4-Year-Olds
Health & Wellness  (tags: ADHD, guidelines, add, Ritalin, as, option, for, 4-year )

- 2834 days ago -
Four-year-olds showing debilitating signs of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder should be evaluated by doctors, revised guidelines say.
10 Common Myths About ADHD
Health & Wellness  (tags: ADHD, Health, Doctors, Disorder, Mental )

- 3171 days ago -
The following myths have been perpetuated by people who don't understand ADHD but have been debunked by doctors, mental health professionals and people who live with the disorder.
US Survey: 1 in 10 Kids Has ADHD, Awareness Cited
Health & Wellness  (tags: US, kids, ADHD, awareness, health, screening )

- 3176 days ago -
A government survey says 1 in 10 U.S. children has ADHD, a sizable increase from a few years earlier that researchers think might be explained by growing awareness and better screening.ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, makes it hard .....
Studies Claim That One Million Children Misdiagnosed With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder | HealthMad
Health & Wellness  (tags: ADHD, research, ritalin, safety, misdiagnosis, science, children, drugsillness )

- 3261 days ago -
Studies Claim That One Million Children Misdiagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADHD, Conduct Disorder and Smoking Most Strongly Related to Dropping Out of High School
Health & Wellness  (tags: Teens, ADHD, Conduct Disorder, Smoking, Dropping out, psychiatric condition, childhood )

- 3282 days ago -
Teens with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) -- the most common childhood psychiatric condition in the United States -- are less likely to finish high school on time than students with other mental-health disorders that often are considered
Behavioural Rewards 'Work Like Drugs' for ADHD
Health & Wellness  (tags: Drugs, ADHD, health, attention-deficit, children )

- 3382 days ago -
The brains of children with attention-deficit disorders respond to on-the-spot rewards in the same way as they do to medication, say scientists.
Lead May Be the Culprit in ADHD
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, ADHD, hyperactivity, causes, lead, study, research, prevention, protection, warning, science )

- 3461 days ago -
ADHD, or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, is among the costliest of behavioral disorders. Its combination of inattention, impulsivity and hyperactivity leads to accidental injuries, school failure, substance abuse, antisocial behavior and more.
New Study Zeros In on ADHD Cause
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zeros, ADHD, Research )

- 3508 days ago -
It was in 1902 that physician George F. Still first documented what is now known as attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) , and despite more than a century of research, its exact cause is still not fully understood.
ADHD Drugs Linked to Sudden Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, ADHD, drugs, children, medicine, treatment, risks, warning )

- 3690 days ago -
Some Parents Believe New Study Reinforces Link Between Stimulants, Cardiac Death..
Stepping Up to the Challenge
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, ADD, ADHD, disease, drugs, medicine, focused, support, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 3746 days ago -
The transition from high school to college is tough for most students. But for those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, university life poses a host of academic, medical and personal challenges.
Brain Differences Mark Those With Depression Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, research, depression, adhd, brain, cortex, memory, treatment, alzheimer's, medicine, health, illness, humans, interesting, disease, healthcare, risks )

- 3772 days ago -
A study shows thinning in the right hemisphere of the brain may predispose people to depression and cognitive and inattention issues. Thus medications used to treat attention problems such as stimulants might also be useful in the treatment of depression.

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