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Former US Vice President Al Gores Son Continues to Be Dogged by Drug Abuse Problem.

...d Adderall, an amphetamine used to treat attention deficit disorder, Amormino said. "He didn't have a prescription for any of it," Amormino said. Gore was booked into Orange County Jail in Santa Ana on four charges, including possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and possession of the drugs witho...

Alzheimers Disease Enzyme may Interfere With Brain Function

...sodium channels on the cell surface. The resulting deficit of membrane sodium channels inhibits the passage of neuronal signals into and through the cells. Neuronal sodium-channel dysfunction is known to cause seizures in both mice and humans. In a supplement to the current paper the investigators present ...

One Fifth of Timor Needs Food Assistance: UN Report

...the best information and assistance." The cereal deficit in 2007/08 (April/March) is estimated at 86,000 to...nal strategic food reserve, there remains a cereal deficit of 15,000 tonnes that will need to be bridged through international food assistance. The FAO/WFP r...

Meditation Increases Attention - A Brain Scan Report

...ected by meditation are also involved in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, which Davidson describes as the most prevalent psychiatric diagnosis among children in our country. "Our findings suggest that it may-I stress may-be possible to train attention in children with methods derived from these p...

Second-hand Smoke Exposure in Pregnancy Linked to Kids' Psychological Problems

...osure while pregnant to their children's attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and conduct disorder. Psychologists call these behaviours externalising psychopathology and their symptoms include aggressive behaviour, ADHD, defiance and conduct disorder, which encompasses truancy, fighting, school ...

US to Detain Seafood Imports from China

...me amid growing protests over the massive US trade deficit with China, which stood at 19.3 billion dollars in April and 232.5 billion in 2006. Thursday's broad import control was imposed after regulators repeatedly found seafood shipments contaminated with antimicrobial agents that are not approved for use...

Meditation May Fine-Tune Control Over Attention

...orders with attentional components, like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder."...

Library Of Brains To Aid Study of Brain Development In Children

...causes of developmental problems such as attention deficit disorder and autism. They plan to publish the results in a database and to make it freely available to other scientists. "This database will be like a library of brains that investigators can use to compare to other populations of children with dis...

Kids With Both Autism and ADHD Four Times More Likely to Bully

...found that children with both autism and attention deficit hyperactivity (ADHD) are four times more likely to bully than children in the general population. However, researchers are cautioning against labelling kids with autism and ADHD as bullies, for they feel that they may only be trying to let out pen...

Watch Out for Signs of Autism in Babies!

...ing for early signs in babies of autism, attention deficit disorder and other mental problems that just a gen...ible babies can actually prevent autism, attention deficit disorder and other problems. An influential Institute of Medicine report in 2000 helped energize t...

Cemetery Tourism, the New Catchword in US

...ace for the next 200 years and an annual operating deficit of more than $100,000, according to Theresa Page, president of the board of trustees. To raise its profile and money, Oakwood will stage a Renaissance fair this summer, with jousting matches among knights in shining armor. It was inspired by a medi...

Most Pediatric Chemotherapy Mistakes Reach Patients

...percent of errors were attributed to a performance deficit while communication and knowledge deficits accounted for only 9 percent and 7 percent, respectively. Outpatient errors were more likely to be attributed to the delivery device, brand name similarities and stress. Dr. Miller and her coauthors conclu...

Britneys Letter to Her Fans Covers Issues on Life, Rehab, God and Kids

... like a bad kid running around with ADD [attention deficit disorder], The Sun quoted Spears as stating on her website. "I am having to face a lot of things right now since I have children of my own. A lot of insecurities from when I was little are coming up again. It is like we are never good enough, she a...

Bid to Save Medical Colleges from De-recognition

...oosen its purse strings to meet the infrastructure deficit in the medical colleges and hospitals affiliated to MCI," the medical department official said. In April, the state government had sanctioned about Rs.436 million for the purchase of necessary equipment to overcome the shortcomings pointed out by t...

Stay Young by Practicing Zen Meditation

...in attentional processing in general and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in particular. These findings suggest that the regular practice of meditation may have neuroprotective effects and reduce the cognitive decline associated with normal aging....

Hospitals in Older Cities Close Down, Blacks Worst Affected

...ed its last fiscal year with a nearly $9.5 million deficit and expects to end this fiscal year $23 million in the red. Medicare payments to hospitals averaged 92 cents for every dollar spent providing care in 2005, the most recent figures available, according to the American Hospital Association. Medicaid'...

Insufficient Sleep Increases Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: Study

... under the sheets. The study found that a sleep deficit built up over just five nights can significantly s... high blood pressure. "The effect of the sleep deficit was to increase the stress on the hearts of these volunteers," said Siobhan Banks, a lead author on ...

Chemo Brain- Nothing Forgettable About It

...r treatments such as drugs used to treat attention deficit disorder and alternative therapies like acupressure. “Until recently, oncologists would discount it, trivialize it, make patients feel it was all in their heads,” says Dr. Daniel Silverman, a cancer researcher at the University of California, Los A...

Wire-Free – Handcuffing Good Healt

... the rise of behavioral problems such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or ADHD. Philips says: "I believe that rolling out wireless networks in schools should be a criminal offence without close monitoring of pupils' health. "Being in a Wi-Fi classroom is similar to sitting in the main beam abo...

New Light on Working of Brain Networks

...s in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). “Our data reveal how the brain’s arousal systems influence the cognitive networks that subserve working memory—which plays a key role in abstract thinking, planning, and organizing, as well as suppressing attention to...

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