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Updated 24 March 2015

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SA has one of the highest ADHD prescription rates

South Africa has one of the highest prescription rates of ADHD medication in the world, often failing to explore alternative approaches first.

A better night's sleep helps kids with ADHD

Children who suffer from both ADHD and sleeping difficulties have improved symptoms after behavioural sleep intervention.

No link between oxytocin-assisted births and ADHD

Despite suspicions, there is no link between a mother receiving oxytocin during childbirth and her baby developing ADHD later in life.

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