the latest from research and conferences.
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Deaths from motor vehicle accidents in people with adhd:
28% less deaths when women are on medication
33% less deaths for men on medication
40% less deaths for motorcyclists who are on medication.
Bottom line: Treating ADHD saves lives!
Caddra Abstract Feb. 2020
Treatment with Atomoxetine (Strattera), the non stimulant, has continued improvement in executive function (decision making) six months after stopping medication.
Bottom line: Could we stop medication when kids finish school?
ADHD shortens lifespan 12 years when its untreated combined type, and 8 years when its untreated inattentive. Fortunately this does not apply to treated ADHD – whew!
Meeting Of Minds – 2021
International online meeting with experts from several countries – learned a lot about the neural pathways of ADHD and how medications work. Learned that criteria for the DSM 5 description of ADHD was controversial and why someone could benefit from ADHD treatment even if they don’t have 6 of 9 symptoms, if those they have create significant impact. Also mood swings were not included because they couldn’t agree on how to measure it but its a big part of adhd and should have been in there.