Recent Research Finds Link Between ADHD and Anxiety June 30, 2016
ADHD and anxiety disorders seem to be similar in genetic makeup, making researchers believe there may be a link between the two. PsychCentral recently published an article outlining new genetic research that links ADHD and anxiety disorders. It’s been shown that around 30 percent of those with ADHD have also been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder. Anxiety has a way of increasing and worsening the symptoms of ADHD because it messes with focus--something ADHD already makes...
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Adolescent Bullying Effects Deemed “Public Health Problem” May 19, 2016
CNN recently reported on the dangerous bullying effects on adolescent minds. As technology integrates itself into our society, bullying has begun to transfer from the schoolyard to the cyber universe. Bullying effects can reach boys and girls. Bullying has the ability to seriously damage an adolescent--physically and mentally. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s report stated that these bullying effects should be deemed a “serious public health problem” because of the damage which can...
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