Is This Surprising Habit Making You Tired ALL The Time?

Sleep Disordered Breathing, ADHD, Sleep, Sleep Apnea, Adult Sleep Issues, Dental

Teeth grinding is incredibly common in my dental practice, and research suggests that up to one in three people may suffer from night bruxism (teeth grinding). When I started practicing dentistry, I was astounded by how often I was ...

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Is ADHD a sleep disorder?

Children, Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD, Sleep

The theory that ADHD symptoms are caused by sleep deprivation, or even that the condition itself is a sleep disorder, is gaining momentum among researchers....

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Could some ADHD be a type of sleep disorder? That would fundamentally change how we treat it.

Children, Sleep Disordered Breathing, Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD, Sleep

Over the past two decades, U.S. parents and teachers have reported epidemic levels of children with trouble focusing, impulsive behavior and so much energy that they are bouncing off walls. Educators, policymakers and scientists have ...

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Girls with ADHD face increased risk of becoming smokers, study finds

September 19, 2017 Eric W. Dolan of PsyPost

Children, ADHD

New research has found evidence that female adolescents with ADHD are at heightened risk for nicotine addiction....

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What Parents Should Know About Sleep Apnea in Children

September 14, 2017 ABC News Radio

Children, Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD, Sleep, Sleep Apnea

Medical experts are warning parents that if you hear your young son or daughter snoring, it could potentially be a sign that the child is suffering from sleep apnea....

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It's not just children! Forgetting where you've parked your car could mean you have ADHD

September 11, 2017 Lucy Benyon of the Daily Mail

ADHD

Most of us make silly mistakes from time to time and are able to laugh them off. That’s what I used to do when I accidentally left the bath overflowing or mislaid my purse for the umpteenth time....

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More thoughts by breakfast than somebody else has all day: This is what it’s like to have ADHD

September 11, 2017 Yvette Caster of Metro

Children, ADHD

Writer and student James Woods wasn’t diagnosed as having ADHD until he was at university – and even then he was skeptical....

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ADHD being missed in girls because they are not as 'disruptive' Nice warns

Children, ADHD

ADHD is being missed in girls because they tend not be as badly behaved as boys, new NHS guidance suggests....

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‘I assumed it was all my fault’: the adults dealing with undiagnosed ADHD

Children, ADHD

Michelle Beckett, a 44-year-old entrepreneur from Harrogate, always knew she was different. But, like many women who suffer from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), she did not fit the stereotypical profile of a child with ...

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Why Getting Too Little Sleep Could Lead To Risky Decision Making

September 05, 2017 David DiSalvo of Forbes

Pediatric Sleep Issues, ADHD, Sleep, Adult Sleep Issues

The list of physical and mental problems that we know come from sleeping too little is getting longer.  A new study suggests another: shorting ourselves on sleep may lead to making riskier decisions. And the insidious part is that we ...

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