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Hypertension in pregnancy may increase child’s risk for autism, ADHD

June 6, 2018
In the Journals

Data do not support most nonpharmacologic ADHD treatments

May 30, 2018
Nonpharmacologic treatment methods used to reduce ADHD symptoms in children 17 years of age and younger, including behavioral modifications, complementary medicines and
In the Journals

Poison control centers see increase in pediatric ADHD medication exposures

May 21, 2018
There was an increase of more than 70% in the overall rate of exposures related to ADHD medication reported to U.S. poison control centers between 2000 and 2011…
In the Journals

Poll: 87% of US adults believe children need more mental health support

May 2, 2018
More than four in five American adults report that more mental health care services are needed for children, including greater access to therapy and treatment options
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Lucy Maude Montgomery and Anne of Green Gables: An Early Description of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Pediatric Annals, July 2017, Volume 46 Issue 7
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was added to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders…
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Early Childhood Exposures and Risk for Adult Disease: November 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Every physician who cares for children has always worried about the effects interventions or exposures might have on…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Expert discusses how to screen, diagnose and treat ADHD in preschool-aged children

September 14, 2015
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