How ADHD Grew Up as Kids Grew into ADHD Adults (Editors’s Note: This text comes from transcription of an extensive interview on November 23, 2015 with Ronald C. Kessler, PhD.)There’s a lot of evidence to show that the structure of ADHD changes from childhood to adulthood. For many years there was a widespread belief that […]

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Date posted : February 4, 2016

Category : Research Updates

 

Neuro-imaging data show different brain circuitry in individuals with ADHD. Categorizing disorders now by recognizable brain patterns may be more useful in ADHD diagnosis and treatment than current classification methods.

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Date posted : January 28, 2016

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Longitudinal research has been completed on ADHD and the risk for substance abuse, or substance use disorder, in both teenagers and adults

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Date posted : January 21, 2016

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ADHD in Adults Over the Age of 50 There‚Äôs a new topic in ADHD, and it’s likely to be the next clinical frontier, and that is ADHD in adults over the age of 50. We never truly believed that ADHD stopped when the pediatrician discharged you, and it doesn’t stop when you get your AARP […]

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Date posted : January 14, 2016

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How Animal Studies Speed Research in ADHD In our studies, we are using animal models of ADHD to gain novel insights into the neurobiology of this disorder. The ultimate goal is to translate our pre-clinical findings into the clinic by developing these molecules into drugs and see how they will benefit the ADHD patient population. […]

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Date posted : January 12, 2016

Category : Research Updates