Tag: Hyperactivity


California isn’t testing enough children for lead, prompting legislation

March 26, 2020

Via: The Medical News

In some parts of California, a higher percentage of children who were tested had elevated levels of toxic lead in their blood than in Flint, Michigan, during the height of that city’s water crisis. More than 5% of children under […]

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ADHD patients have increased risk of developing Parkinson’s and other similar diseases

September 12, 2018

Via: The Medical News

While about 11 percent of children (4-17 years old) nationwide have been diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the long-term health effects of having ADHD and of common ADHD medications remains understudied. Researchers at University of Utah Health found that […]