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Study: Acetaminophen During Pregnancy Linked To Childhood ADHD

If you don’t recognize the name acetaminophen it’s the active ingredient listed on the back of every bottle of Tylenol and it is the drug most commonly used by pregnant women. A new study may have some women thinking twice about taking the medication.

CBSDFW.COM–02/24/2014

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DISD Nurse Accused Of Stealing Student’s Medication

A Dallas Independent School District nurse has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of stealing a student’s attention-deficit disorder medication and replacing it with pain medication, according to court documents.

10/23/2012

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Study Rules Out Heart Problem Risks With ADHD Meds

A new safety study is helping ease the minds of millions of parents who have children with Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD.

11/01/2011

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Family Fighting Insurance Company Over Kids’ Medicine

A North Texas family is in a very expensive fight with their insurance company over the medical needs of their children.
Right now, Ricky and Sharon Free are paying $1,400 a month out-of-pocket, but the medicine was fully covered just three months ago.

03/18/2011

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