Tag Archives: ADHD

Is Epilepsy Drug Use in Pregnancy Linked to ADHD?

By E.J. Mundell HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Jan. 4, 2019 (HealthDay News) — When a woman with epilepsy uses the anti-seizure drug valproate during a pregnancy, the odds that her baby will go on to develop ADHD rise, a new study suggests. The Danish report can’t prove that valproate causes attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in these cases,… Read More »

When starting school, younger children are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD, study says

Could a child’s birthday put him or her at risk for an ADHD misdiagnosis? The answer appears to be yes, at least among children born in August who start school in states where enrollment is cut off at a Sept. 1 birth date, according to a new study led by Harvard Medical School researchers. The… Read More »

Male Organ Problems: ADHD Medications and Spontaneous Emission

Guys generally want to avoid male organ problems of all kinds – including the rare condition known as spontaneous emissions. Medications used to treat ADHD are one possible cause of this problem. There are a wide range of issues which could legitimately be termed male organ problems, from tumescence dysfunction to dry member skin to… Read More »