Updated 27 January 2016

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How behavioural therapy can help adults with ADHD

A form of behavioural therapy that focuses on practical skills may help adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new study suggests.

Listen to this soundtrack that's designed to reduce ADHD symptoms

YouTuber designed this sound track for ADHD sufferers. It works by speeding up your brain while keeping your left brain hemisphere dominant. This is good for increasing concentration, attention and reducing emotional response and hyperactivity.

Discover the link between ADHD and other diseases such as allergies and asthma

Boys diagnosed with ADHD are more likely also to have asthma, allergies and skin infections, a new study finds.

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Hookah pipes far from harmless, study warns

In addition to toxic substances from tobacco and nicotine, hookah smoke exposes users to charcoal combustion products, including large amounts of carbon monoxide.

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5 avoidable triggers that can make urinary incontinence worse

Urinary incontinence is a manageable condition – here are a few common triggers of urinary leakage.