ADHD

A drug that's typically prescribed for narcolepsy has been deemed safe to improve focus in the short-term, according to a comprehensive review by researchers. (File photo. Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images News)

Researchers Deem Modafinil World’s First Safe ‘Smart Drug’

A drug that’s typically prescribed for narcolepsy has been deemed safe to improve focus in the short-term, according to a comprehensive review by researchers.

08/20/2015

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Study: ADHD In Childhood Linked To Obesity In Adulthood

The findings of a recent study indicate that children – in particular, young boys – who grapple with ADHD often struggle with obesity in their adult years.

05/20/2013

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Study: Kids With ADHD Earn And Work Less As Adults

Children who are diagnosed with ADHD have an increased probability of earning less money and working less as adults.

01/17/2013

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Study: People On ADHD Medication Less Likely To Commit Crimes

A recently-discovered perk for those living with attention deficit disorder is that they are less likely to spend time behind bars.

11/26/2012