Archives for September, 2007 - Page 3

ADHD

Cardiac Effects of ADHD Meds Studied

A new study will examine the potential for serious cardiac complications in children who take prescription medications for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). William O. Cooper, , , associate...
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Kids Manage Cancer Well

Amazing, children receiving treatment for cancer are typically emotionally well-adjusted and no more depressed or anxious than other children their age. In studies of depression, anxiety, posttraumatic stress and...
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ADHD

ADHD Meds May Improve Academics

A long-term study suggests prescription stimulants for children with attention deficit disorder (ADHD) is associated with improved long-term academic success. The finding is the product of a prospective investigation that...
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Brain and Behavior

Depression Influences Retirement

A provocative study suggests middle-aged men and women are more likely to retire early from their jobs if they are depressed. Middle-aged men who suffer with symptoms of depression are...
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General

Prescription Drug Spam Prevalent

A third of all spam emails advertise health products such as prescription drugs and natural health products, new research has found. The researchers discovered that it was also easy to...
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