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ADHD subjects fail to suppress eye blinks and microsaccades while anticipating visual stimuli but recover with medication

Moshe Fried, Eteri Tsitsiashvil Yoram S.Bonneh, Anna Sterkin, Tamara Wygnanski-Jaffe, Tamir Epstein, Uri Polat Published in Vision Res 2014 aug 101:62-72 By Baruch Styr The aim of the article is to explored the oculomotor markers of Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that are involuntary and quantitative and that could be used to reveal the core-affected…

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Comorbidity between ADHD and bipolar Disorder

The aims of the review Comorbidity between ADHD and Bipolar Disorder (BD) is associated with greater severity of BD. The current study aims at investigating in a specialized mood disorders clinic, the percentage of comorbid ADHD-BD subjects and assessing the impact of ADHD on the severity of BD. ADHD has been reported to be frequently…

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ADHD and the brain

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a developmental neurological condition affecting functioning in a number of domains, but in particular, the ability to focus and concentrate, and regulate activity levels. This is a common disorder with 2.5-4.0% of adults meeting diagnostic criteria for ADHD (Fayyad et al, 2007), and this condition has significant impact on…

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