Teens who frequently use their ubiquitous smartphones and multimedia devices are more likely to develop ADHD symptoms.
Spontaneous thought happens when the mind is unconstrained or “wandering.” Yet sometimes this feature is confused with mental illness or ADHD.
The role of genetics is being investigated, as scientists look for a way to treat patients with autism, ADHD, depression, and schizophrenia.
Research at Penn State confirms that zero-tolerance is biased against blacks & minorities and may deprive them of needed care.
Doctors have prescribed psychotropic drugs, such as Ritalin, for a surprisingly high number of preschool-aged children who also happen to be on Medicaid.