Can Sleep Help ADHD Behaviors?

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

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

False Claims of LD Hurt Those with Legit Diagnoses

If you follow the news at all, you’re aware of the growing scandal surrounding college admissions: a number of wealthy parents are allegedly complicit in using bribery to facilitate acceptance of their sons and daughters to elite colleges. One of… Read the rest

Push Back School Start Time

The move to push school start times back may finally be gaining national momentum. Despite years of research showing the benefits to adolescents of starting school at 8:30 instead of 7:30, along with the full-throated support from sleep experts and… Read the rest