Research announced demonstrating non-invasive, game-like technology that can provide early indication of whether a child has ADHD and to what degree

Posted By on May 6, 2015

GlassesOff Inc. has announced the results from a study in children and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), demonstrating non-invasive, game-like technology that can provide… [READ MORE HERE]

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Children with ADHD at risk for binge eating, study shows

Posted By on May 3, 2015

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, are significantly more likely to have an eating disorder — a loss of control eating syndrome (LOC-ES) — akin to binge eating, a condition more generally diagnosed only in adults, according to results of a new study. The findings suggest a common biological mechanism linking the two disorders, and the potential for developing treatment that works for both. [READ MORE HERE]

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Children with ADHD more likely to have eating disorder

Posted By on April 29, 2015

Researchers have found that children with attention-deficit hyperactivity are considerably more likely than other children to have loss of control eating syndrome. [READ MORE HERE]

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Children with ADHD ‘learn better when fidgeting’

Posted By on April 20, 2015

A new study suggests that children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder perform better at tasks that challenge their working memory if they are moving more. [READ MORE HERE]

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Kids with ADHD must squirm to learn, study says

Posted By on April 18, 2015

Excessive movement common among children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is actually vital to how they remember information and work out complex cognitive tasks, a new study shows. The findings show the longtime prevailing methods for helping children with ADHD may be misguided. [READ MORE HERE]

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