Children exposed to one or more hours of secondhand smoke per day are more likely to develop a mental health disorder, according for a new study published in Tobacco Control. The study, which originates in Spain, is based on data from the 2011-2012 Spanish National Health Interview Survey. The data consists of surveys and questionnaires
Both children and adults are affected by Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), which is a mental disorder in which people have difficulty concentrating, being organized, paying attention to details, etc. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 11 percent of children in America between the ages of 4 and 17 have ADHD. Four
Studies have shown that about 25 percent of people with addiction also have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Developing both addiction and ADHD can happen because of a number of reasons. One reason could just be genetics. Both ADHD and addiction are genetic problems and can therefore be passed down to children.
Psychiatric Drug Use Increases Rapidly in United States A mental disorder or mental illness is a psychological or behavioral pattern generally associated with subjective distress or disability that occurs in an individual, and which is not a part of normal development or culture. Such a disorder may consist of a combination of affective, behavioral, cognitive