Flame retardant exposure could lead to lower IQs in 5-year-olds

Researchers have discovered that prenatal exposure to flame retardants can be significantly linked to lower IQs and greater hyperactivity in five-year old kids.

Physical punishment tied to aggression, hyperactivity

Regardless of the culture a child lives in, corporal punishment may do lasting psychological harm, German researchers say.

Inner-ear disorders increase hyperactivity

A new study has found that inner-ear dysfunction can directly cause neurological changes that increases hyperactivity.

Early life exposure to air pollution linked to hyperactivity

New research found that early-life exposure to traffic-related air pollution was significantly associated with higher hyperactivity scores at age 7.

Prenatal exposure to flame retardants linked to learning problems, hyperactivity

Mothers exposed to flame retardants during pregnancy may put their offspring at high risk for learning problems and hyperactivity in their early childhood, a new study has warned.

Childhood obesity promotes hyperactivity, impulsivity: Study

High-fat diets tend to promote inattentiveness, over-activity, impulsivity in childhood, known as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Exposure to BPA promotes hyperactivity

Females exposed to Bisphenol A (BPA) through the mother`s diet during gestation and lactation develop hyperactivity and have a leaner body mass than those not exposed to the chemical, says a new study.

Cellphone radiation may harm your baby: Study

Pregnant women beware! Cellphone radiation exposure during pregnancy impacts foetal brain development and may cause hyperactivity, researchers say.

Drinking coffee during pregnancy won`t harm offspring

Kids whose mothers drank around three cups of coffee a day had not greater risk of suffering from inattention than those who had none.

Persistent sleep apnea can lead to behavior and learning problems

Children with obstructive sleep apnea are likely to have behavior and learning problems if they continue to suffer from the condition.

Abnormal breathing in sleep triggers hyperactivity in kids

Young children who have difficulty in breathing while asleep tend to develop hyperactivity and aggressiveness.

Brain hyperactivity responsible for involuntary flashbacks

Researchers have revealed that increased circuit activity in right side of brain causes involuntary flashbacks.

Brain hyperactivity responsible for involuntary flashbacks

Researchers have revealed that increased circuit activity in right side of brain causes involuntary flashbacks.

Older siblings of autistics tend to develop hyperactivity

Older siblings tend to develop hyperactivity when raised in a home with an autistic younger sibling, a new study has found.

Older siblings of autistics tend to develop hyperactivity

Older siblings tend to develop hyperactivity when raised in a home with an autistic younger sibling, a new study has found.