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How about letting your child play a videogame to help with ADHD?

A videogame called EndeavorRx has been approved by the USFDA for children aged 8-12 who have been diagnosed with ADHD.

16 Jun 2020 9:20 PM

Early use of stimulants can decrease mood disorders in children

Stimulant treatment prevents serious outcomes in ADHD patients.

24 Jul 2019 11:52 AM

Stress the city

Unrealistic cut-offs and stiff competition make the Delhi University admission season a cause for immense stress among students.

14 Jul 2019 12:18 AM

ADHD hampered Leonardo da Vinci’s artwork

Leonardo da Vinci could not complete his iconic works because he had ADHD.

25 May 2019 1:48 PM

Saffron beneficial in treating ADHD

The vivid crimson spice, saffron can be a promising herbal alternative for treating ADHD: Study.

23 Feb 2019 5:11 PM


Pregnant women who take paracetamol could lower child's IQ, raise risk of autism

Findings conclude that balance of hormones in the uterus are altered by taking paracetamol, also known as acetaminophen (APAP).

19 Nov 2018 7:09 PM

Smartphone use may increase risk of ADHD in teens

ADHD is a brain disorder with symptoms that include a pattern of inattention, hyperactive behaviour and impulsiveness.

19 Jul 2018 8:37 AM

Screen time linked to ADHD symptoms in teens

The proliferation of high-performance digital media technologies may be putting a new generation of youth at risk for ADHD.

18 Jul 2018 4:47 PM

Research suggests ADHD symptoms in teenagers linked to screen time

A lot may depend on how often teens are being interrupted by beeps and buzzes from their phones.

18 Jul 2018 8:46 AM

Knowing ADHD

Here’s why it’s important to consult a mental health professional when someone starts showing the symptoms of ADHD.

27 Apr 2018 12:20 AM


Attention deficit disorder associated with impaired brain coordination

Here is what a new study has found.

09 Apr 2018 4:37 PM

Study finds children with brain injuries may have higher ADHD risk

Youngsters with history of traumatic brain injury have an increased risk for development of new-onset attention problems.

20 Mar 2018 8:00 AM

Acknowledge maternal depression

A recent research has established an important link between depression among expecting mothers and ADHD in their children.

22 Jan 2018 12:45 AM

Mothers who take ADHD drug increase risk of heart defects in babies

Women who take ADHD stimulants are 11 per cent more likely to have baby with birth defects.

06 Jan 2018 10:39 AM

ADHD medicines may lower risk of sexually transmitted infection

ADHD increases the risk of subsequent STIs among adolescent and young adult populations by about three times, reports a study.

03 Jan 2018 10:49 AM


Mums who smoke during pregnancy up risk of ADHD in baby

Data also shows there is still a 20 percent higher risk of ADHD in children born to fathers who smoke as well.

30 Dec 2017 8:09 AM

Preemies and underweight babies more likely to develop ADHD

Women, in high-income countries where malnutrition isn’t a concern can help to minimize their odds of having a preterm or underweight baby.

19 Dec 2017 12:30 PM

Babies born near industrial sites may face health problems

Infants born to mothers within three kilometres of a industrial site may be at an increased risk of asthma and early death.

17 Dec 2017 1:08 PM

Pre-pregnancy obesity ups autism risk in newborns

Researchers from Duke University Medical Center reviewed all the studies looked at a mother's pregnancy weight and problems in their child.

25 Nov 2017 2:01 PM

Paracetamol in pregnancy ups child's risk of ADHD

Children exposed to long-term use of acetaminophen use during pregnancy were more than two times more likely to have ADHD.

31 Oct 2017 12:47 PM