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Genes and environment join forces to influence learning by ADHD children


ADHD a challenge for young athletes


Finger Tapping Test Could Aid in ADHD Diagnosis

The cause of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, which affects roughly 5.4 million kids in the United States alone, remains unknown. But new research into “mirror movements” sheds light on the […] More>


Mirror Movements Might Reflect ADHD in Kids


Twin Study Helps Scientists Link Relationship Among ADHD, Reading, Math

Children with ADHD can sometimes have more difficulties on math and reading tests compared to their peers. A new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, used identical and fraternal twins to look at the genetic and environmental influences underlying ADHD behaviors, reading, and math skills in children in an attempt to better understand the relationship among them.... More>