advertisement
Updated 31 March 2016

News you should know

0

Most teens who abuse ADHD meds get them from others

In a survey, 54 percent of teens used ADHD meds for non-medicinal purposes.

ADHD meds tied to lower bone density in kids

Researchers found that children taking ADHD medications had, on average, lower bone density in the hip and lower back than kids not on the drugs.

Does ADHD make you cleverer?

People with ADHD are often considered "stupid" and perform poorly at school, but evidence suggests that they might be brighter than average, but have trouble achieving their potential.


If there is something else you'd like to know about ADHD, pop a question to our ADHD expert!

 
advertisement

Live healthier

Quit smoking »

How to beat triggers that make you crave a cigarette

You need to learn how to beat the behavioural, environmental and emotional triggers if you want to succeed in quitting smoking.

Hygiene »

Your showerhead may be bathing you in germs

You probably think showering will wash away dirt and germs, but your showerhead might dump nasty bacteria on you instead that may cause lung infections.