Teens with ADHD – Is it Safe to Put them behind the Wheel?

The New York Times came out with a complete and extensive report about the problems that teenagers with ADHD have to deal with as they try to obtain their driving license. The New York Times mentioned a 2007 study which revealed a disturbing statistic – teenagers with ADHD who drive have the tendency to be […]

ADHD Stimulant Drugs – Are they overused?

The latest studies show that while ADHD drugs can be effective, some children may be inaccurately diagnosed and therefore inappropriately treated with the stimulant medications. An estimated 3% to 7% of kids of school-age have ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Some studies, however, have estimated higher rates in community samples. The …