Prevention programs may improve long-term outcomes in children and adolescents by addressing pre-existing vulnerabilities that increase the risk for exposure to bullying.
Odds of both ASD and ADHD increased for later-born siblings of children with either diagnosis.
This research rejects any association between increased risk for ADHD and changes in children’s microbiota related to cesarean delivery or antibiotic use.
Significant increases in prevalence in subgroups by age, sex, race/ethnicity, income, geographic region.
Association holds after adjustment for unmeasured genetic, environmental factors
Diethylstilbestrol exposure during pregnancy is associated with multigenerational neurodevelopmental deficits in childhood, including ADHD.
Co-occurrence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is common in children with autism spectrum disorder.
A study of an investigational digital medicine achieves its primary efficacy end point in pediatric ADHD.
Omega-3 supplementation in children with mood disorders is associated with decreased impairment in executive functioning.
Cerebral morphometric alterations can discriminate between children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and controls.
Women with significant attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder do not need to stop treatment during pregnancy.
Treatment with ADHD medication during pregnancy was associated with a higher risk for neonatal morbidity, especially central nervous system-related disorders such as seizures.
A majority of study participants also reported that they frequently skip doses of ADHD medication.
There is an unmet need for better treatment to manage symptom burden among US adults with ADHD.
The FDA has approved Adzenys ER extended-release oral suspension ADHD treatment for patients 6 years and older.
There does not appear to be an association between methylphenidate hydrochloride treatment for ADHD and suicide attempts.
Sunovion has submitted a New Drug Application for dasotraline, a new treatment for ADHD.
The generic forms of Strattera are the first to be approved by the FDA for the treatment of ADHD.
Girls whose mothers consumed high amounts of licorice during pregnancy have more advanced pubertal maturation at age 12 years.
More than 6 million physician visits were made by children between 4 and 17 years of age with ADHD in 2012 to 2013.