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Twitter usage may provide insight into ADHD

November 20, 2017

Recent findings showed differences in how individuals with ADHD used social media, compared with peers without ADHD.

“On social media, where you can post your mental state freely, you get a lot of insight into what these people are going through, which might be rare in a clinical setting,” Sharath Chandra Guntuku, PhD, of Penn Medicine Center for Digital Health, said in a press release. “In brief 30- or 60-minute sessions with patients, clinicians might not get all manifestations of the condition, but on social media you have the full spectrum.”

FDA News

FDA accepts NDA for dasotraline for ADHD

November 20, 2017
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. recently announced the FDA accepted for review a New Drug Application for dasotraline, a novel-acting dopamine and norepinephrine reuptake…
In the Journals

Long-term acetaminophen use during pregnancy linked to ADHD in children

November 14, 2017
Although short-term use of acetaminophen for pregnant women was not associated with a future ADHD diagnosis in their offspring, long-term maternal use of the drug for
Meeting News

Mental health screening should accompany PCOS diagnosis

November 6, 2017
Women with polycystic ovary syndrome are more likely to be diagnosed with mental health disorders, including depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder, than women without…
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CME Article

Electroencephalogram Neurofeedback: Application in ADHD and Epilepsy

Psychiatric Annals, October 2016, Volume 46 Issue 10
The use of electroencephalogram neurofeedback has been studied in a number of psychiatric disorders, especially for the…
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CME

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: January 2016

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

“A person’s a person, no matter how small,” wrote Dr. Seuss in Horton Hears a Who!
In the mystery of…
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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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