New research has called for urgent action after creating a map that identifies gaps in services for adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) across the UK, leaving vulnerable people struggling to access vital support and treatment.
Researchers from King's College London and China Medical University in Taichung, Taiwan, have found omega-3 fish oil supplements improve attention among children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), but only among those with low levels of omega-3 in their blood.
Preschoolers with symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are much less likely than other children their age to be ready for school, new research from the Stanford University School of Medicine has found.
A study published on October 9 in The Lancet Psychiatry warns of the risks of over diagnosing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in school-age children who are the youngest in the year. Such children can be several months younger than peers in the same class.
Struggling to concentrate, having too much energy and being unable to control behavior — the main manifestations of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) — have been linked to disruptions in sleep, researchers revealed.