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#ADHD

# adhd - Sunday 3 September, 2017

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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 Exclusive

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

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

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