Evidence of connections between neurodevelopmental disease and the immune system is steadily growing. Breaking research adds more flesh to the bone.
The best way to help young people with neurodevelopmental disorders like autism and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder get more exercise is to make it fun, according to a small international...
If you think the mind grinds to a halt when you're doing nothing, think again.
CHOP autism and ADHD experts say current measuring tools for ADHD may not work for children with autism spectrum disorders.
Babies born to severely overweight mothers have a greater chance of developing conditions such as ADHD, research has found.
Children who have been in foster care are more likely to develop mental and physical health problems, such as depression, asthma, and ADHD, study finds.
Children of mothers who took vitamin D during pregnancy with resultant high levels of the vitamin in the umbilical blood have fewer symptoms of ADHD at the age of 2½ years.
Sixty percent of children with ADHD in a recent study demonstrated persistence of symptoms into their mid-20's, and 41 percent had both symptoms and impairment as young adults.
It is commonly believed that people with Tourette's syndrome tend to be aggressive.
Children with early-onset conduct problems may be more likely to develop ADHD symptoms if their mother had an unhealthy diet during pregnancy, study finds.
A study suggests that acetaminophen use, generally considered safe during pregnancy, may lead to a higher rate of behavioral issues in children.