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# adhd - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Does sleeplessness cause ADHD? Scientists think it might play a role
# Sleep Patterns
# Sleep Patterns

Does sleeplessness cause ADHD? Scientists think it might play a role

Sep 3rd 2017, 7:30 AM 16,778 Views 11 Comments

Around 75% of children and adults with ADHD also have sleep problems.

# adhd - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Savvy Leitrim 13-year-old making waves with portable study aid for children with ADHD
# Happy Homework Hut
# Happy Homework Hut

Savvy Leitrim 13-year-old making waves with portable study aid for children with ADHD

Apr 29th 2017, 10:00 PM 29,902 Views 13 Comments

Zack Dolan now hopes to roll out the Happy Homework Hut nationwide.

# adhd - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Health costs associated with pesticides 10 times higher in EU than in US
# Endocrine System
# Endocrine System

Health costs associated with pesticides 10 times higher in EU than in US

Oct 22nd 2016, 7:15 AM 15,085 Views 24 Comments

Food container chemicals are causing ADHD, autism and loss of IQ, according to medical research.

# adhd - Sunday 16 October, 2016

"There's a lot of shame around it too, people go 'Ah, that's a fake condition'" - Living with adult ADHD
# Diagnosis
# Diagnosis

"There's a lot of shame around it too, people go 'Ah, that's a fake condition'" - Living with adult ADHD

Oct 16th 2016, 6:45 AM 30,317 Views 60 Comments

Lisa Dalton was recently diagnosed with the condition and has found it tough to get proper support.

# adhd - Friday 8 July, 2016

Actor left permanently scarred after being slashed by teen in ecstasy row
# Courts
# Courts

Actor left permanently scarred after being slashed by teen in ecstasy row

Jul 8th 2016, 6:25 AM 50,692 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was remanded in custody yesterday after the hearing.

# adhd - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

How often do people use drugs while working? Most often around exam time anyway
# Boost
# Boost

How often do people use drugs while working? Most often around exam time anyway

Jun 9th 2015, 6:05 AM 8,555 Views 6 Comments

About one in eight Irish people who took a global survey admitted to doing it.

# adhd - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Accidents are one of the biggest causes of death among people with ADHD
# Premature Death
# Premature Death

Accidents are one of the biggest causes of death among people with ADHD

Feb 26th 2015, 11:00 AM 12,306 Views 36 Comments

The risk of premature death among people with the disorder is more than twice the level of those without.

# adhd - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Do you have ADHD or teach children with the condition?
# Research Study
# Research Study

Do you have ADHD or teach children with the condition?

Jul 26th 2014, 10:30 AM 14,010 Views 135 Comments

Researchers are looking to speak to young women and secondary level teachers about the disorder.

# adhd - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Toxins in everyday items linked with ADHD and other brain development disorders
# Neurology
# Neurology

Toxins in everyday items linked with ADHD and other brain development disorders

Feb 15th 2014, 7:30 AM 19,017 Views 59 Comments

Experts say they are worried that children are being exposed to chemicals that are “silently eroding intelligence, disrupting behaviours, truncating future achievements, and damaging societies”.

# adhd - Monday 13 January, 2014

Revealed: Autistic children locked in unsupervised ‘isolation rooms’ for hours
# Withdrawal Room
# Withdrawal Room

Revealed: Autistic children locked in unsupervised ‘isolation rooms’ for hours

Jan 13th 2014, 10:54 PM 68,283 Views 305 Comments

One child was locked into a small, converted bathroom, for 90 minutes for falling behind on work.

# adhd - Monday 23 December, 2013

Teen boys have 'negative view' of depression in peers
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Teen boys have 'negative view' of depression in peers

Dec 23rd 2013, 6:45 AM 9,428 Views 44 Comments

Study recommended that awareness of mental health issues be particularly targeted at young male teens.

# adhd - Friday 30 November, 2012

Young people mainly visit their GP for mental health issues
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Young people mainly visit their GP for mental health issues

Nov 30th 2012, 12:59 PM 7,448 Views 32 Comments

Depression, anxiety, family conflict, suicidal thoughts and ADHD were the most common issues cited by young people to GPs in the Mid-West.