FDA Approves First Device to Treat ADHD

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

ADHD or Immaturity?

A recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found that children with August birthdays are diagnosed and treated for ADHD at a 34% higher rate than their peers born even a month later. How can that be?… Read the rest

Gifted & ADHD: A Fine Balance

My stomach tightened as I saw my handsome, accomplished senior enter the arena in his cap and gown, walking out of adolescence and into his future. I felt relief that he was in his place—along with the usual fear that… Read the rest