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March 21, 2015
by Lee Kehoe, MS, LMHC, NCC

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Tylenol maker, McNeil Consumer Healthcare pleads guilty- Threat to Children’s Development Exposed

March 21, 2015 07:55 by Lee Kehoe, MS, LMHC, NCC  [About the Author]

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Expecting parents have growing concerns over Tylenol’s recent connection to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), with numerous findings reporting pregnant women’s use of Tylenol may be linked to the onset of ADHD in their school aged children. Now even children’s Tylenol presents a risk to children’s cognitive development and behaviors. With so much untapped neuronal connectivity, the child’s brain is susceptible to environmental conditions that could drastically alter and impact the child’s development and health well into adulthood. [More]

March 12, 2015
by Dr. Irina Kerzhnerman,Phd

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Do I Have Adult ADHD or Am I Just Busy?

March 12, 2015 07:55 by Dr. Irina Kerzhnerman,Phd  [About the Author]

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Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) has become a very widely known term in many people’s family life. Whether you have a child that has been diagnosed through their pediatrician or their school, you are grateful that the issues your family struggles with have a name and an intervention or you believe that the condition is over-diagnosed and over-medicated in children, you likely have heard about this diagnosis. [More]

February 7, 2015
by Raushannah Johnson-Verwayne,Psy.D.

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Untreated ADHD: What's the Worst That Could Happen?

February 7, 2015 07:55 by Raushannah Johnson-Verwayne,Psy.D.  [About the Author]

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When children are appropriately diagnosed and treated, they can lead healthy, active, normal, fulfilling lives. They learn about their diagnosis and that having a disorder does not define them, they learn ways to control their behavior, they learn skills to prevent trouble, they learn self-control, and most of all they learn resilience. [More]

January 7, 2015
by Dr. C. Wayne Winkle,Phd

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ADHD or “Just a Boy”?

January 7, 2015 07:55 by Dr. C. Wayne Winkle,Phd  [About the Author]

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder has become a common diagnosis among U.S. children, especially boys. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013) recently released the results of its National Survey of Children’s Health for 2011-2012. In it the CDCP reported an estimated 6.4 million children with a diagnosis of ADHD. This number represents approximately 11% of the children in the United States. [More]

December 8, 2014
by Marti Wormuth, MA

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Tips for Working with ADHD

December 8, 2014 04:55 by Marti Wormuth, MA  [About the Author]

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ADHD is a learning disability that occurs in both children and adults, and can play a significant role in someone's life. The issue is, of course, if you know how to deal with it. Your attention may be all over the place, or you may have a hard time completing tasks because of this disorder. That being said, there are a lot of ways that you can deal with ADHD, whether the case of ADHD in question is for an adult or a child. [More]

November 23, 2014
by Marti Wormuth, MA

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How Do I Deal with a Child that has ADHD?

November 23, 2014 07:55 by Marti Wormuth, MA  [About the Author]

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Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, better known as ADHD, is a disorder that many people in the United States have to deal with on a regular basis. Whether you're an adult that didn't get treated as a child, an adult that developed adult onset ADHD, or you have a child that has ADHD, there are a lot of things that you need to do in order to deal with the disease in a way that is effective and helps you or your child work through life in the way that they were intended to. [More]