We are currently in the neurology block, and in one lecture a professor brought up famous people who would’ve likely been diagnosed with ADHD, which included Albert Einstein. 831 more words
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WATCH ABOVE: Heather Yourex has Health FYI for July 20, 2015.
CALGARY – The Alberta college of physicians and surgeons has added benzodiazepines, like Ativan and Valium, to its Triplicate Prescription Program over concern the drugs are being increasingly abused. 392 more words
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) was first introduced as a mental disorder into the DSM-II (APA, 1968). Since then, ADHD has been one of the most commonly diagnosed childhood disorders, with estimated prevalence rates of 5-10% in children (Biederman, 2004), although the DSM-5 conservatively estimates 5% (APA, 2013) and other researchers have found prevalence rates as high as 26% (Timimi & Taylor, 2004). 1,379 more words