ADHD Patients Have Delayed Brain Development, Affecting Their Emotions
Researchers from the Enhancing Neuro Imaging Genetics through Meta Analysis (ENIGMA) consortium have published a new study in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry showing that children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have delayed brain development which affects their emotional responses. This study explains that ADHD should not be blamed on patients or parents since it is a matter of brain development.
Possible Early Intervention Strategies To Avoid Autism
By pinpointing where and when autism-related neural defects start in mice, the study results could lead to prevention of autism in humans -- including possible early intervention methods.