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2 7/19/2018

What you need to know about that study linking ADHD symptoms and digital media use


Video game therapy for ADHD: News touts a ‘landmark’ study but nobody has seen it

6 4/17/2017

Selling Adult ADHD: NPR coverage helps advance drug industry marketing campaign

1 8/24/2016

Acetaminophen, pregnancy, and childhood behavior problems: Some headlines incite panic that others seek to quell

30 3/16/2015

Water fluoridation and ADHD: Newsweek wades into the quagmire

2 7/19/2013

The need for independent perspectives in health care news stories: Breakthrough? Or caution?


9-part series on overdiagnosis