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Steroid injections given to pregnant women before they deliver a premature baby may increase the risk of the child developing behavioural and emotional problems later in life, researchers said on Friday.
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A wider definition of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is causing inappropriate diagnosis and unnecessary and possibly harmful medical treatment costing up to $500 million in the United States alone, scientists said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 11:38
Scientists have identified the five psychiatric disorders, bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, schizophrenia, autism and attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), share a common genetic link.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 15:18
Breastfeeding can help protect against Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the most commonly diagnosed neurobehavioural condition in children and teens, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 19:14
A single dose of a commonly-prescribed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) drug helps improve brain function in cocaine addiction, scientists have found.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 15:12
People with ADHD typically have trouble paying attention, controlling impulsive behaviours and tend to be overly active.
Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 00:38
Breastfeeding could help prevent children from developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) later in life, according to a new research.
Last Updated: Monday, February 25, 2013, 15:27
High-fat diets tend to promote inattentiveness, over-activity, impulsivity in childhood, known as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.