News

News Home » All News Articles

2/8/2013
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE- February 06, 2013 - Fort Washington, PA -- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is, according to The American Psychiatric Association, one of the most well-recognized and common childhood developmental disorders usually continuing to develop through adolescence and into adulthood. Characterized by hyperactivity, impulsivity and lack of attention, ADHD diagnosis rate has recently been seen to reach epidemic proportions in the US, having risen more than 25% in the last ten years alone.  read more...

2/8/2013
CB MONEY WATCH - February 06, 2013 - Fort Washington, PA -- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is, according to The American Psychiatric Association, one of the most well-recognized and common childhood developmental disorders usually continuing to develop through adolescence and into adulthood. Characterized by hyperactivity, impulsivity and lack of attention, ADHD diagnosis rate has recently been seen to reach epidemic proportions in the US, having risen more than 25% in the last ten years alone.  read more...

1/24/2013
By Mike Snider, USA TODAY Several times a week before dinner, Janet and Jim Herlihey of West Chester, Pa., remind their sons Michael, 12, and Paul, 10, to get in a good half-hour of video game time before eating. Parents telling their kids to play video games ? That's right. The boys are among the estimated 5% to 7% of children who have attention deficit disorder, and video games , as prescribed by their psychologist, have helped them learn to focus, their mother says.   read more...

12/24/2012
CyberLearning Technology today launched SmartBrain Technology, brain-powered video game peripherals that experts say could transform the videogame industry. The company is the sole licensee of unique technology developed, proven and patented by NASA and originally used for pilot training.  read more...

11/27/2012
Quick Jump Gaming Network March 14, 2006 Now before you go running off yelling at us because of another quasi off topic post you should realize that "it is estimated that between 3 and 5 percent of children have ADHD, or approximately 2 million children in the United States. This means that in a classroom of 25 to 30 children, it is likely that at least one will have ADHD." That being said researchers are working on using video games to help with the treatment of ADHD. Their hope is that playing video games will improve the lives of those with ADHD, which stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, which can be seen in people who have cognitive processing abilities.   read more...

  Next 5