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# adhd - This year 2022

Opinion: Adults with ADHD are vulnerable to mental health challenges - they need support
# Neurodiversity
# Neurodiversity

Opinion: Adults with ADHD are vulnerable to mental health challenges - they need support

Jul 10th 2022, 7:30 AM 19,432 Views 27 Comments

Ken Kilbride says society needs to move change its thinking in relation to ADHD.

No psychiatrist in private practice available for children with ADHD amid surge in demand
# ADHD
# ADHD

No psychiatrist in private practice available for children with ADHD amid surge in demand

Jan 26th 2022, 12:05 AM 30,539 Views 24 Comments

ADHD Ireland said it is “drowning” in calls from people asking about assessments and services.

# adhd - All time

Does sleeplessness cause ADHD? Scientists think it might play a role
# Sleep Patterns
# Sleep Patterns

Does sleeplessness cause ADHD? Scientists think it might play a role

Sep 3rd 2017, 7:30 AM 16,837 Views 11 Comments

Around 75% of children and adults with ADHD also have sleep problems.

Savvy Leitrim 13-year-old making waves with portable study aid for children with ADHD
# Happy Homework Hut
# Happy Homework Hut

Savvy Leitrim 13-year-old making waves with portable study aid for children with ADHD

Apr 29th 2017, 10:00 PM 29,978 Views 13 Comments

Zack Dolan now hopes to roll out the Happy Homework Hut nationwide.

Health costs associated with pesticides 10 times higher in EU than in US
# Endocrine System
# Endocrine System

Health costs associated with pesticides 10 times higher in EU than in US

Oct 22nd 2016, 7:15 AM 15,117 Views 24 Comments

Food container chemicals are causing ADHD, autism and loss of IQ, according to medical research.

"There's a lot of shame around it too, people go 'Ah, that's a fake condition'" - Living with adult ADHD
# Diagnosis
# Diagnosis

"There's a lot of shame around it too, people go 'Ah, that's a fake condition'" - Living with adult ADHD

Oct 16th 2016, 6:45 AM 30,857 Views 59 Comments

Lisa Dalton was recently diagnosed with the condition and has found it tough to get proper support.

Actor left permanently scarred after being slashed by teen in ecstasy row
# Courts
# Courts

Actor left permanently scarred after being slashed by teen in ecstasy row

Jul 8th 2016, 6:25 AM 50,750 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was remanded in custody yesterday after the hearing.

How often do people use drugs while working? Most often around exam time anyway
# Boost
# Boost

How often do people use drugs while working? Most often around exam time anyway

Jun 9th 2015, 6:05 AM 8,617 Views 6 Comments

About one in eight Irish people who took a global survey admitted to doing it.

Accidents are one of the biggest causes of death among people with ADHD
# Premature Death
# Premature Death

Accidents are one of the biggest causes of death among people with ADHD

Feb 26th 2015, 11:00 AM 12,373 Views 36 Comments

The risk of premature death among people with the disorder is more than twice the level of those without.

Do you have ADHD or teach children with the condition?
# Research Study
# Research Study

Do you have ADHD or teach children with the condition?

Jul 26th 2014, 10:30 AM 14,058 Views 135 Comments

Researchers are looking to speak to young women and secondary level teachers about the disorder.

Toxins in everyday items linked with ADHD and other brain development disorders
# Neurology
# Neurology

Toxins in everyday items linked with ADHD and other brain development disorders

Feb 15th 2014, 7:30 AM 19,090 Views 59 Comments

Experts say they are worried that children are being exposed to chemicals that are “silently eroding intelligence, disrupting behaviours, truncating future achievements, and damaging societies”.

Revealed: Autistic children locked in unsupervised ‘isolation rooms’ for hours
# Withdrawal Room
# Withdrawal Room

Revealed: Autistic children locked in unsupervised ‘isolation rooms’ for hours

Jan 13th 2014, 10:54 PM 68,784 Views 305 Comments

One child was locked into a small, converted bathroom, for 90 minutes for falling behind on work.

Teen boys have 'negative view' of depression in peers
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Teen boys have 'negative view' of depression in peers

Dec 23rd 2013, 6:45 AM 9,574 Views 44 Comments

Study recommended that awareness of mental health issues be particularly targeted at young male teens.

Young people mainly visit their GP for mental health issues
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Young people mainly visit their GP for mental health issues

Nov 30th 2012, 12:59 PM 7,485 Views 32 Comments

Depression, anxiety, family conflict, suicidal thoughts and ADHD were the most common issues cited by young people to GPs in the Mid-West.