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Understanding the latest research and common controversies
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on November 18, 2022
New guidelines escalate screening of anxiety, reflecting the continued crisis in youth mental health.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on October 28, 2022
A new treatment for ADHD, brown noise, is scientifically appealing but not scientifically proven, it's although low-risk.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on October 22, 2021
Leading pediatric organizations call for rapid investments and policy upgrades.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on October 4, 2021
The case for full-spectrum vitamin-mineral supplementation just got stronger.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on May 25, 2021
Confirmation of synthetic food dyes as a risk factor.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on April 14, 2021
Mental health problems in kids and adults may be the next pandemic.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on December 28, 2020
A reassuring update on screen media use and its effects on mental health and ADHD.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on December 11, 2020
New evidence of links between COVID-19 outcome and mental health conditions, including ADHD.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on October 5, 2020
Some people fitting the ADHD label do very well in life and don’t seem to have a disorder. Yet many also suffer a real limitation on their dreams and potential.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on September 11, 2020
COVID-19 has spotlighted concerns about mental health and suicide risk. ADHD is part of the mix.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on August 4, 2020
Managing anger is a central problem for people with ADHD. Fortunately, effective solutions are available.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on June 10, 2020
Race is highly relevant to research and clinical care for ADHD.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on April 20, 2020
Ignore the hype for now, but stay tuned.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on April 3, 2020
Ways to help your child cope during a pandemic.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on March 18, 2020
ADHD has a triple-whammy relationship with emotional trauma.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on March 2, 2020
Different kinds of ADHD may need different solutions.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on February 11, 2020
Synthetic additives and processed food warrant caution, but not alarm.
Joel Nigg Ph.D. on December 23, 2019
Can you name three big misconceptions about ADHD?