CDC Reports More Than 10K Toddlers Medicated For ADHD

The Centers for Disease Control reports an alarming number of toddlers are given medication for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Experts say it's not only appauling, it's irresponsible.

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Brain Games Look Like Dud for ADHD Kids; Blasting Asteroids With Pearson

Robin Hansen was hoping to help her son pass a community-college baking course when she heard about Cogmed software. Hansen paid a psychologist $1,500 for the five-week training program, sold as a learning and memory aid. The psychologist detected gains from Cogmed, but they weren't obvious "and didn't translate into any real-world skills," said Hansen, a design engineer in San Francisco. At …

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