Rather than simply boost ability to pay attention, ADHD medications work by focusing the brain on the rewards completing tasks will bring.
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A new map of a neurotransmitter's structure could pave the way for new drugs for conditions like ADHD, depression, and epilepsy.
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Boys who are inattentive and hyperactive at age 10 are more likely to experience traumatic brain injury in their teenage and adult years, research finds.
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Kids in foster care are more likely to get a prescription for antipsychotic meds to treat behavioral issues, but a new plan could help fix the issue.
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"...parents and providers may want to consider the benefit and potential risk when making a decision on the use of acetaminophen during pregnancy..."
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People have worried that the ADHD drug methylphenidate would cause heart problems, but new research in monkeys shows that's not the case.
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