| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:37 PM
The inability to sit still was a defining characteristic of Phillip Urbak's childhood.
While classmates would quietly sit at their desks, Urbak was a squirmer.
He made good grades, he recalled, and often was on the honor roll. But he was easily...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 12:54 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed during almost one in three of all visits kids and teens make to psychiatrists in the United States, according to a new study, up from about one in eleven during the 1990s.
Much of that...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:19 PM
Suspended NASCAR driver AJ Allmendinger tells ESPN he tested positive for a prescription drug usually used to treat attention deficit disorder.
Allmendinger says in an interview with ESPN that he took Adderall a couple of days before the race at...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 2:59 PM
A former school instructor turned himself in Tuesday afternoon, after he was accused of child molest.
The Monroe County Sheriff's office began its investigation nearly two months ago. On Oct. 12, a 7-year-old girl said her instructor touched her...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:31 PM
ESCONDIDO, Calif. - A growing number of pharmacies have reported a shortage of the prescription medicine Adderral, according to doctors. Two San Diego moms talk about their battle with the drug.
Adderral is commonly used to treat Attention Deficit...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 1:17 AM
It can be a difficult disorder to diagnose, but can affect one in five children. During Dyslexia Awareness Month teachers and staff at one local school are helping educate parents about recognizing language learning disorders. Fortune Academy on the...
| May 22, 2012
| 12:44 PM
The woman accused of fatally shooting a local minister pleaded not guilty at her initial hearing Tuesday morning.
Fox59 spoke with 46-year-old Lori Barcroft’s mother, who opened up about what may have caused her daughter to allegedly kill...
| May 23, 2012
Elementary school students in Luling are pulling their resources together to help one of their classmates fight for his life. Vanessa Bolano has the story.
8-year-old Alex Oxford is back at Mimosa Park Elementary in Luling after weeks of being absent....
| Jun 2, 2012
The Maryland Pesticide Network (MPN) appreciates The Sun's extensive and fair coverage of the dispute regarding the current Lyme disease study being conducted in Maryland by the state's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and theU.S. Centers for...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Gov. Dennis Daugaard has joined with states nationwide to proclaim June as Great Outdoors Month.
In the proclamation, Gov. Daugaard states that a connection with nature is an essential component of our physical well-being - time outside combats...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:32 AM
American children are taking fewer antibiotics now than 10 years ago, but prescriptions to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, have increased, according to a new report by the Food and Drug Administration.
FDA researchers analyzed...