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2 hrs ago | Fox News

Healthy lunchbox foods your kids will actually eat

Eating a healthy diet is key to a child's development, school performance and overall health.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Nutrition, Baked Goods, Bread, Health

6 hrs ago | The New York Observer

Ex-Governor Paterson Blames Heroin Crisis on Childhood Medication

Former Gov. David Paterson told radio listeners today that he believes the recent spike in heroin overdose deaths is a consequence of over-medicating children.

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Related Topix: Drugs, David Paterson, US Governors, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine, Health, Pain, Ritalin, Methylphenidate (generic)

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Free webinar on working with special needs children in Sunday school

Practical Resources for Churches offers free monthly webinars for Christian educators.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Patch.com

Back-To-School Help for Kids with ADD/ADHD

If your child has been labeled "ADHD," you may already feel the pressure to pump him full of Ritalin before the school year starts again.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family, Kids, Ritalin, Methylphenidate (generic), Sleep

Cleveland.com

North Coast Education Services brings the classroom home: It's Your Business

Name of Business: North Coast Education Services Address: 31300 Solon Road, Suit 1, Solon, OH 44139 Phone: 440-914-0200 Web address: northcoasted.com Owners: Carole Richards, John Kusik Type of business: Tutoring services Number of employees: 7 full time, 300 part-time Years in business: 29 Tell us what your business does: We provide in-home ... (more)

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Related Topix: Solon, OH, Autism, Health, Medicine, Education Etc., Family, Kids, Kirtland, OH

Times-series.co.uk

Volunteers needed to help spruce up charity's new home

ADDIS, which supports people with attention-deficit hyperactive disorder , were given six weeks to up and leave their office in Premier House, Edgware.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Life, Charity

CiteULike

Genetic Risk for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Contributes ...

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder can be viewed as the extreme end of traits in the general population.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

CiteULike

Objective measurement of hyperactivity and attentional problems in ADHD.

To precisely describe movement abnormalities in seated children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder while they were engaged in a continuous performance task .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Business Wire

Research and Markets: Us CNS Disorders Drug Pipeline Insight 2014

The Central Nervous System disorders market in US is one of the largest segments of pharmaceuticals industry.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Medicine

Thu Aug 28, 2014

State Press

Online education: Don't bake your education in the traditional mold

There are many misconceptions about life as an online student . There is a stigma that online students are a group of people looking for a second chance at their education, that they are older, either professional or under-employed, possibly a teen-parent, introverted and looking for an easy way to get through college while wearing their pajamas.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, us Travel, Travel

ScienceBlogs

San Jose Mercury News investigates the drugging of California foster children

With alarming frequency, foster and health care providers are turning to a risky but convenient remedy to control the behavior of thousands of troubled kids: numbing them with psychiatric drugs that are untested on and often not approved for children.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, Family, Kids, Medicaid, Health, Schizophrenia, Medicine

The Globe and Mail

My autistic boy has joined the beat generation

Facts & Arguments is a daily personal piece submitted by readers. Have a story to tell? See our guidelines at tgam.ca/essayguide .

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Medicine, Health, Watches, Dance, Coldplay, Pop/Rock

Sys-Con Media

ADHD Therapeutics to 2020 - Broadened Diagnostic Criteria and Growing ...

Summary GBI Research has released the pharma report, "ADHD Therapeutics to 2020 - Broadened Diagnostic Criteria and Growing Adult Prevalence to Drive Market Growth despite Patent Expirations" Changes in diagnostic criteria have reduced the symptom threshold for diagnosis and finally bring the acceptance of adult ADHD to the clinical setting, ... (more)

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The Daily Beast

Aid to Disabled Kids Surpasses WelfareAbout $20 billion in past two years.

The amount of federal money going to families with disabled children over the past two years has surpassed tradition welfare programs as a source of income.

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Sys-Con Media

New Coalition Aims to Help Prevent Misuse, Abuse and Diversion of ADHD Medications

The Coalition will initially focus its efforts on college students. Although reported rates of nonmedical use vary, a 2013 study at one large public university indicated that 9.3 percent1 of college students reported nonmedical use of prescription stimulant medication in the past year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family Practice

Wed Aug 27, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Alcobra Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages

Shares of Alcobra have earned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the eight analysts that are presently covering the company, Stock Ratings Network reports .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Shorewood

Medical Grants Available for Children in Wisconsin

The UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation is seeking grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child's health care treatments, services or equipment not covered, or not fully covered, by their commercial health insurance plan.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Medicine

Health.com

Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?

There's been controversy for years over whether the use of common antidepressants by women during their pregnancies might raise the odds of mental health issues in their children.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, Health, Depression, Mineola, NY

TheStreet.com

Why Alcobra (ADHD) Stock Is Declining Today

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Mozilla, Business News

KERA-TV Dallas

Teaching Special Needs Kids

Our public schools are designed to teach all children in a similar way. But kids with dyslexia, ADHD and other challenges need a more tailored education.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Medicine, Health

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