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Pain now, or problems later? Acetaminophen, ADHD linked

Pain now, or problems later? Acetaminophen, ADHD linked New research shows link between acetaminophen use in pregnancy and ADHD in children For years, expecting moms have turned to a common pain reliever to treat the aches and pains of pregnancy. Acetaminophen is one of the few over-the-counter drugs considered safe to use during pregnancy. But new research published in…
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ADHD Drug Misuse Prompting More ER Visits

ADHD Drug Misuse Prompting More ER Visits A new study shows an alarming increase in emergency room visits by young adults who misuse a popular prescription known as a “study drug.” Dr. Sonia Krishna And in her experience, a Ascension Seton Mind Institute expert in child and adolescent psychiatry says that…
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Rethinking ADHD Diagnoses

Rethinking ADHD Diagnoses Over the past two decades, there has been a spike in the diagnoses of attention hyperactivity deficit disorder (ADHD) in children. Are there more kids with ADHD or are they being over-diagnosed and, ultimately, overmedicated? “Attentional issues are common experiences among all children, so most people endorse having some…
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