1. runawaybunny

    Video game-like intervention shows promise in improving attention of children with ADHD

    A four-week randomized controlled trial of 348 children aged 8-12 years, published in journal The Lancet Digital Health, suggests that a digital intervention for pediatric attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) might help to improve inattention with minimal adverse effects. Further...
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    Major study finds one in five children have mental health problems

    One in five Ontario children and youth suffer from a mental disorder, but less than one-third have had contact with a mental health care provider, says the Ontario Child Health Study (OCHS). Although those overall results echo a similar study from 1983, the new study found a much larger...