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For ADHD in Kids, Parents Should Start With Behavior Therapy, Not Drugs
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

For ADHD in Kids, Parents Should Start With Behavior Therapy, Not Drugs

Behavior modification therapy is preferable to drugs for treating children 2 to 5 years old who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, U.S. health officials say.

Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Increase Risk of ADHD in Kids
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Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Increase Risk of ADHD in Kids

Pregnant women who take acetaminophen—best known as Tylenol—might raise the risk that their child will develop behavioral problems such as attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study suggests.

Fidgeting May Help Students with ADHD Learn
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Fidgeting May Help Students with ADHD Learn

This Does NOT Cause ADHD
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This Does NOT Cause ADHD

Sound Sleep Elusive for Many Kids With ADHD
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Sound Sleep Elusive for Many Kids With ADHD

A new study supports a claim parents have long made about children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder—kids with ADHD don't sleep as well as other kids.

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ADHD More Often Missed in Minority Kids

Black and Hispanic children show the symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as white kids, but they are less likely to be diagnosed or treated.

These Kids Are More Likely to Be Bullied
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These Kids Are More Likely to Be Bullied

Tips to Make Communication With Your Child Easier
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Tips to Make Communication With Your Child Easier

Exercise May Help Ease Adult ADHD Symptoms
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Exercise May Help Ease Adult ADHD Symptoms

A burst of moderate exercise may improve motivation and energy in adults with symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a small new study suggests.

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Troubled Preschoolers Not Getting Effective Treatment

Most preschoolers with mood, behavior and social disorders would benefit from non-drug therapies, but few receive this type of help, a leading group of U.S. pediatricians reports.

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Chickenpox Rates Have Decreased Significantly

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