School Enrollment Age Impacts LD Diagnosis

Findings from a recent large-scale study show that children who are younger than most of their classmates are more likely to be diagnosed with learning disabilities, ADHD, and depression. The results are from a UK study in which school records… Read the rest

Vaping: Not A Panacea

It seems like only yesterday that e-cigarettes were marketed as the “healthier” option to traditional cigarettes. They were—and still are in many circles— touted as a way for users to enjoy nicotine without incurring the ill effects from the additives… Read the rest

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