Archive for October, 2012

ADHD May Have Genetic Ties to Smoking

October 30th, 2012
ADHD May Have Genetic Ties to Smoking  A new study shows that children who have been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to start ...

Alcohol Abuse Common among Bullies, Victims

October 30th, 2012
Alcohol Abuse Common among Bullies, Victims   A new study suggests both school bullies and their victims are likely to abuse alcohol after a bullying episode. University ...

New Book Looks at Life Lived In and Through Media

October 30th, 2012
New Book Looks at Life Lived In and Through MediaAn Indiana University professor believes society has gone beyond the point of no return in ...

Teens, Especially Males, Turn to OTC Drugs

October 30th, 2012
Teens, Especially Males, Turn to OTC DrugsA new study warns that parents may want to lock up their medicine cabinets as youth turn to drugs that are ...

Exercise Makes You Smarter

October 29th, 2012
Exercise Makes You SmarterNew research shows that a regular exercise routine can boost cognitive function. In the study, previously sedentary adults were put through four months of high-intensity interval training. At ...

Exercise Study Finds Too Much of a Good Thing Tied to Poor Mental Health

October 29th, 2012
Exercise Study Finds Too Much of a Good Thing Tied to Poor Mental HealthResearchers have found that those who exercise ...

Energy Balance is Complex Interchange between Brain and Body

October 29th, 2012
Energy Balance is Complex Interchange between Brain and Body New research investigates the method by which our brain coordinates energy expenditure to caloric consumption. For many, it ...

ADHD Studies Target Underlying Conditions, Parent and Teacher Input

October 29th, 2012
ADHD Studies Target Underlying Conditions, Parent and Teacher Input Mayo Clinic researchers have presented two new studies on treating child and adolescent attention deficit hyperactivity ...

Child Beauty Pageants May Be More About Parents

October 29th, 2012
Child Beauty Pageants May Be More About ParentsA new paper takes a critical look at the child beauty pageant circuit in which thousands of children ...

Brain Stimulation Relieves Depression With Fewer Side Effects

October 29th, 2012
Brain Stimulation Relieves Depression without Side EffectsSleep problems often accompany depression, either as a condition of depression or as a result of medications taken to relieve depression. A ...