Drug relieves persistent daydreaming, fatigue, and brain sluggishness in adults with ADHD

A collection of symptoms including persistent dreaminess, fatigue, and slow-working speed, sluggish cognitive tempo has been a subject of debate over whether it is part of or separate from ADHD. Researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai who led the study say the stimulant lisdexamfetamine (sold as …

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High rates of mental health conditions and persistent disparities in care

Treatment or counseling was more difficult for autistic children to get than their peers, with one-fifth of parents of autistic children reporting it was very difficult or impossible to access needed services. Twelve percent of parents of autistic children reported their child needed mental health care that they did not receive in the past year. …

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