Month: May 2012

Australians faking ADHD: researcher

Herald Sun 22 May 2012 ONE-in-three adults being tested for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is faking it, a researcher has told a conference of psychiatrists in Hobart. Dr Danielle Florida said ADHD symptoms were easy to imitate and adults did it…


ADHD Drug Use In Kids Cause For Concern

Media Release 21 May 2012 Family First NZ is alarmed at the number of children being prescribed drugs for hyperactivity and says that better diagnosis with second opinions and treatment of underlying problems should be the highest priority. “The prescriptions…