Omega 3 can help children with ADD, experts say

Posted By on October 24, 2014

Supplements of the fatty acids omega 3 and 6 can help children and adolescents who have a certain kind of ADHD. New research also indicates that a special cognitive training program can improve problem behavior in children with ADHD. [READ MORE HERE]

Source: Science Daily

Better academic support in high school crucial for low performers with ADHD

Posted By on October 23, 2014

New research reveals that high school students with attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are using an unexpectedly high rate of services for their age group, yet many low achievers… [READ MORE HERE]

Source: ADHD News Today

Gene variants implicated in ADHD identify attention, language

Posted By on October 16, 2014

Are deficits in attention limited to those with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or is there a spectrum of attention function in the general population? The answer to this question has implications for psychiatric diagnoses and perhaps for society, broadly. New work suggests that there is a spectrum of attention, hyperactivity/impulsiveness and language function in society, with varying degrees of these impairments associated with clusters of genes linked with the risk for ADHD. [READ MORE HERE]

Source: Science Daily

Gene variants implicated in ADHD identify attention and language

Posted By on October 16, 2014

Are deficits in attention limited to those with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or is there a spectrum of attention function in the general population? [READ MORE HERE]

Source: ADHD News Today

New report gives voice to people living with ADHD and calls for Europe-wide changes in policies and attitudes

Posted By on October 15, 2014

“Real Voices”, reporting the lived experience of people with ADHD, is being presented on October 14th at the European Parliament. [READ MORE HERE]

Source: ADHD News Today