Attention Deficit Disorder

Warning on ADHD Medicine Atomoxetine

There has been some news floating around that ADHD medications can cause some heart problems. This ADHD medication is called Atomoxetine. It is a medicine sold by the brand Strattera. Upon the study of Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration, the medicine can cause a significant increase in the pumping of the …

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Heart Risk Not Proven in ADHD Medications

While there have been some studies that claim that ADHD medicine can increase heart rate and blood pressure, there are also some studies that counter the claim. In the UK, their Food and Drug Administration funded a study that will test this and they have found that ADHD drugs have …

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ADHD and Substance Abuse in Teenagers

Even though ADHD or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a serious condition, a lot of teenagers use this as a reason to abuse the use of ADHD medication. This is the issue that an osteopathic physician has opened in the AOA OMED (American Osteopathic Association Osteopathic Medical Conference and Exposition) …

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Issue On Medications On Treating ADHD in Children

I know that there are a lot of issues in putting children through ADHD medications. There have been some studies that claim that ADHD drugs can have side effects. Usually, they say that these medicines can promote or aggravate heart problems. While there are studies that counter this claim, this …

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Debate: Does ADHD Exist?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a condition where a child exhibits some extreme behaviors that can be disturbing for other people. Usually, this is demonstrated at school. As the child leaves his house, he will need to fit in with the crowd and this includes following social rules and norms. …

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