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adhd

The incredible power of Zzzs

A full night's sleep could lead to improved mood and better brain function, boosting creativity, accuracy and memory.

Want smart kids? Give ’em sports

An hour of moderate-to-vigorous activity each day releases a protein beneficial to the development of young minds.

3 steps for becoming hyper-focused

The electronic hurricane of bleeps and beeps will always be there. These handy tricks could help you find clarity amid the chaos.

Fetal alcohol cases more common than thought

Expert: The safest route is for women to stop drinking when planning a pregnancy.

The fidget spinner craze: Two doctors weigh in

Kids with ADHD might benefit, but for most it's just a toy.

Are ‘workaholics’ prone to OCD, anxiety?

Study suggests a link, but it's not clear how overwork, mental issues may be connected.

Keep your eyes on the medicine cabinet

Study finds 54 percent of teens surveyed use ADHD medications for non-medicinal purposes.

Fidgeting may help students with ADHD learn

Study found symptoms increased when kids faced more challenging memory tasks.

ADHD or autism?

ADHD could mask autism in young kids and lead to delays in diagnosis and treatment.

Pesticides linked to ADHD

Research found greater exposure to pesticides tied to more hyperactivity and impulsivity in boys.

Energy drinks tied to inattention, hyper behavior in middle schoolers

Researchers conclude that your kids really shouldn't drink sugary, caffeinated beverages.

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