hyperactivity

Brain chemical linked to sleeplessness identified

 Researchers have identified a brain chemical absence of which can lead to hyperactivity and sleeplessness.

Jul 30, 2015, 11:53 AM IST

Energy drinks trigger hyperactivity in school children

 Middle-school children who consume heavily sweetened energy drinks are 66 percent more likely to be at risk for hyperactivity and inattention symptoms, reveals a new study.

Feb 10, 2015, 14:51 PM IST

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.

May 29, 2014, 10:40 AM IST

Physical punishment tied to aggression, hyperactivity

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

Jan 18, 2014, 18:37 PM IST

Inner-ear disorders increase hyperactivity

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

Sep 08, 2013, 11:40 AM IST

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.

May 22, 2013, 14:15 PM IST

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.

May 06, 2013, 14:46 PM IST

Childhood obesity promotes hyperactivity, impulsivity: Study

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

Feb 25, 2013, 15:27 PM IST

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.

Jan 25, 2013, 14:20 PM IST

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.

Nov 12, 2012, 12:41 PM IST

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.

Jul 13, 2012, 13:52 PM IST

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.

Jun 13, 2012, 19:51 PM IST

Abnormal breathing in sleep triggers hyperactivity in kids

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

Mar 05, 2012, 16:27 PM IST

Brain hyperactivity responsible for involuntary flashbacks

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

Oct 28, 2010, 12:47 PM IST

Brain hyperactivity responsible for involuntary flashbacks

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

Oct 28, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2010, 10:10 AM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2010, 00:00 AM IST