Dr. John J. Ratey, psychiatrist and world renowned authority on the effects of exercise on the brain, advises families of children with ADHD to think of exercise as medication for optimizing intellectual reasoning, increasing attention, and improving mood. For both… Read the rest
Looking to inspire your child with ADHD? Check out ADDitude magazine’s Famous People with ADHD for a veritable “Who’s Who” of stars from all walks of life with the condition. Included in the list are:
Simone Biles, Olympic gold medalist… Read the rest
In recent years much has been made of the importance of sleep to the health and well-being of school-age kids. But a new study, focusing solely on teens with ADHD, makes it clear that for these kids a good night’s… Read the rest
The first medical device to treat ADHD has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for marketing by the device maker, NeuroSigma, Inc.
The Monarch external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation (eTNS) System will be available, by prescription only, to… Read the rest
As we’ve blogged about in the past, teen drivers with ADHD are a risk on the road. Studies have found that inexperience, coupled with inattention and poor judgment are a dangerous mix when kids with ADHD get behind the wheel.… Read the rest