Paternal use of SSRIs before conception is linked to an increased risk of ADHD in offspring.
No overall difference in terms of total brain volume or total gray and white matter volume for children with ADHD and control subjects was observed.
There is an increased relative risk of preclampsia linked with psychostimulant use while pregnant.
Patients who take medication for ADHD may have a lower risk of developing a substance abuse disorder.
Significant differences in volume were apparent in the amygdala, caudate, hippocampus, and putamen.
Children with medium to low adherence to the diet had a 3 to 7 times greater risk of ADHD.
PRS presents a good tool to measure genetic loading of ADHD variants, suggesting which cases are most likely to persist.
A diagnosis of autism is associated with a doubled risk for a variety of substance use-related problems including drug and alcohol use disorders.
DNA methylation may occur as a result of poor nutrition during pregnancy.
No similar association was seen in mothers who used acetaminophen after delivery, nor with paternal use.
The 2 conditions combined produced a risk more than 3 times greater than for those without the conditions.
Similar executive functions are affected in ADHD and OCD, but differences exist in brain structure and function.
The CDC is encouraging health care professionals to explain the benefits of behavioral therapy to parents.
About 25% of children in the study had lower than normal levels.
The association was found to be significant for females, but not males.
Children with ADHD had weaker connections between the salience, default mode, and central executive networks.
Long-term, large, better-quality trials are needed to better asses efficacy.
Methylphenidate medications like Ritalin and amphetamines like Adderall cause sleep problems.
The functional and structural differences observed in preemies contributes to increased risk of developing behavioral and emotional disorders.
Girls with a history of a psychiatric condition, substance abuse, or ADHD were more likely to report concussion-like symptoms.
Co-occurrence of ADHD, autism is associated with a later autism diagnosis date.
Those among lowest and highest weight percentages may have greater risk of ADHD as well.
TBI may cause neuro-psychological changes resulting in an ADHD diagnosis.
Scripts for ADHD medications in the U.k. more than doubled in the last 10 years.
Results suggest that lisdexamfetamine might help with concentration and thought organization.
Reduced brain connectivity puts preterm infants at a greater risk of developing neurodevelopmental disorders.
A small cohort from a larger study indicated prenatal exposure to pollution affected fetal white matter, which could result in ADHD, other developmental problems.
The supplements helped curb symptoms of ADHD in diagnosed children and healthy controls.
The study results, which have already been disputed, claim about 7% of children worldwide have ADHD.
Labor augmentation, including induction, has no association with elevated risk of autism or ADHD.
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