LearningRx reviews ADHD study

May 23, 2017 by

Study confirms differences in brain regions in people with ADHD Funded by the National Institutes of Health, the largest imaging study of its kind has found that people with ADHD have different brains. The differences are especially prominent in children....

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LearningRx reviews new study on ADHD

Apr 15, 2017 by

Study says younger children may be over-diagnosed with ADHD There’s new evidence indicating that a child’s birth date may affect the chance they’ll be diagnosed with ADHD....

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LearningRx reviews study on paternal age and ADHD/ASD risk

Apr 3, 2017 by

Paternal age may increase risk of offspring with ADHD or ASD New research indicates that paternal aging may exacerbate genetic risks in offspring, which may explain the rapid rise in the ratio of children with ASD or ADHD, as more men are having  children later in life....

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LearningRx reviews oppositional behavior & academics study...

Mar 7, 2017 by

A survey of parents of 226 school-age children who had been previously identified as having oppositional behavior and academic difficulties, found that many reported significant improvements in behavior and academics following LearningRx (www.LearningRx.com) personal brain training. The results have been published in LearningRx’s 48-page 2016 edition of “Client Outcomes and Research Results,” which can be downloaded here:http://www.learningrx.com/our-programs/learningrx-results/. The study consisted of three groups: 77 students who completed 60 hours of ThinkRx cognitive training; 69 students who completed 120 hours of ReadRx cognitive training, and a control group of 80 students who didn’t undergo any training. The results showed: Both treatment groups saw a reduction in academic difficulty The control group saw an increase in academic difficulty Both treatment groups improved on ratings of oppositional behavior The control group’s ratings of oppositional behavior worsened The original dissertation, “The Real-Life Benefits of Cognitive Training” by Edward J. Jedlicka can be found...

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Prenatal stress alters gut bacteria to cause cognitive problems in offspring...

Feb 21, 2017 by

There’s new evidence that prenatal stress can harm the baby well into adulthood due to the maternal gut bacteria....

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Exercise should be fun to help kids with autism and ADHD remain active...

Feb 17, 2017 by

A sampling of adults living with young people with autism or ADHD indicates that the best way to help the adolescents exercise is to make it fun....

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Allergies during pregnancy associated with ADHD and autism in offspring...

Jan 22, 2017 by

New research presented at Neuroscience 2016 indicates that prenatal exposure to allergens alters brain development and function, which could be a contributing factor to neurodevelopmental disorders like autism and ADHD....

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