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Cesarean Delivery, Early Childhood Antibiotic Use Not Associated With Risk for ADHD

Cesarean Delivery, Early Childhood Antibiotic Use Not Associated With Risk for ADHD

This research rejects any association between increased risk for ADHD and changes in children's microbiota related to cesarean delivery or antibiotic use.

Last 20 Years Saw Increase in Prevalence of ADHD in Children

Significant increases in prevalence in subgroups by age, sex, race/ethnicity, income, geographic region.

Early Preterm Birth Linked to Increased ADHD Symptoms

Association holds after adjustment for unmeasured genetic, environmental factors

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ADHD Medication Chart

ADHD Medication Chart

A chart of medications available to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Can pediatric neuroenhancement be justified?

Can pediatric neuroenhancement be justified?

Proponents regard neuroenhancements as "study aids," with potentially positive academic benefits. Opponents cite lack of safety and efficacy evidence and serious risks.

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