ADHD Symptom Checklist - About Pediatrics
Knowing your child's body mass index can help you figure out if they are overweight, underweight or if they have a healthy BMI.
ADHD Treatment Guidelines - About Pediatrics
This policy statement from the AAP offers standarized guidelines for the treatment of school aged children with ADHD, including the use of stimulant medications and/or behavior therapy.
ADHD Medication Poll - About Pediatrics
What medicine does your child take for ADHD? Take our poll on ADHD medicines.
ADHD Experts on Call - Keep Kids Healthy
The ADHD Experts on Call hotline is designed to provide 'live' access to English- and Spanish-speaking ADHD experts including physicians, school nurses, educators, and advocates who can answer questions regarding ADHD.
ADHD - The Great Misdiagnosis - Keep Kids Healthy
In his book, ADHD The Great Misdiagnosis, Dr. Haber offers help for parents and professionals who are looking to help get a correct diagnosis for children who are struggling at school, whether that diagnosis is ADHD, depression, a learning disability or some other disorder that can often be misdiagnosed as ADHD.
Parenting a Child with ADHD - Keep Kids Healthy
Review what one parent went through in getting his child diagnosed and treated for ADHD.
ADHD - A Complete and Authoritative Guide - Keep Kids Healthy
If you think your child might have ADHD or he has already been diagnosed and you still have a lot of questions, then ADHD - A Complete and Authoritative Guide would be a great book for you to read.
Parenting a Child with ADHD - Keep Kids Healthy
Tips for parenting a child with ADHD.
ADHD Controversies - About Pediatrics
Review the latest controversies surrounding ADHD, and the new medication Strattera.
ADHD and Alcohol/Drug Use - About Pediatrics
A new study reported that children with severe ADHD are more likely than other children to have 'alcohol-related problems, a greater frequency of getting drunk, and heavier and earlier use of tobacco and other drugs.' I don't think that this...
ADHD - Are Girls Different Than Boys? - About Pediatrics
Girls with ADHD often just have problems paying attention and are usually not as hyperactive and disruptive as boys with ADHD, which can lead to underdiagnosis and undertreatment.
ADHD Medications for Children - Keep Kids Healthy
Deciding which medicine to use to treat your child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder used to be easy. There are now a much larger choice among stimulants that can be used to treat ADHD, including Concerta, Adderall XR and Metadate CD. Learn which medicine is right for your child.
Summertime and ADHD Medications for Children - Keep Kids Healthy
Should your child take her ADHD medication during the summer?
ADHD News and the Latest Research - Keep Kids Healthy
Learn about new treatments for ADHD and the latest research on taking care of your child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Strattera for ADHD in Children - Keep Kids Healthy
Strattera (atomoxetine), a nonstimulant, is the first new drug in three decades for treatment of symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, which includes inattention, hyperactivity and impulsiveness.
Making Strattera Work - Children's ADHD Center - Keep Kids Healthy
Tips to get Strattera to work and avoid side effects for your child with ADHD.
Attention Deficit Disorder in Children - Keep Kids Healthy
Attention deficit disorder can cause children to have inattention and/or impulsiveness and hyperactivity. Learn about adhd treatments, including the use of ritalin and adderall.
Adolescent Problems: attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - Keep Kids Healthy
A discussion of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adolescent children, including adhd treatments, use of ritalin and adderall.
When Ritalin Doesn't Work - Keep Kids Healthy
Common scenerios that doctor's see that can help you figure out why your child with ADHD isn't doing well on his current medication, like Adderall XR or Concerta.
Strattera Update - Keep Kids Healthy
Strattera (atomoxetine), a nonstimulant, is the first new drug in three decades for treatment of symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, which includes inattention, hyperactivity and impulsiveness. learning disabilities, motivationSchool Performance Problems in Adolescents - Keep Kids Healthy
School Performance Problems - Keep Kids Healthy
discussion of school performance problems in school age children, learning disability, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Avoiding Health Scams - Keep Kids Healthy
Learn to avoid health scams and products that make fradulent claims in the treatment of everything from ADHD to obesity.
End of Year School Performance Review - Keep Kids Healthy
The end of the year is another good time to evaluate how well your children did this past school year. Are they struggling? Do they have poor grades? Learn about how to get your child evaluated for a learning disorder or ADHD and how to get more help.
To Treat or Not To Treat - Keep Kids Healthy
Learn about the consequences of not treating children with ADHD, depression and behavior problems.
ADD - keepkidshealthy.com Product Guide - Keep Kids Healthy
Parenting Books recommended from the Keep Kids Healthy library about Add.
New Pediatric Medications for Children - Keep Kids Healthy
New pediatric medications include treatments for acne, adhd, asthma and eczema, such as benzaclin, concerta, metadate cd, advair, pulmicort respules, protopic and orapred.
School Age school performance problems - Keep Kids Healthy
discussion of school performance problems in school age children, ADHD, LD
Turn the TV Off! - Keep Kids Healthy
Although there is still controversy about the link between watching TV and a child later developing ADHD and some of the other possible negative effects, it should be clear that limiting your child's TV viewing is not going to be harmful.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - Keep Kids Healthy
Parenting Books recommended from the Keep Kids Healthy library about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.