Brain study finds low iron levels in children with ADHD

12/2/2013 | HealthDay News

Through the use of magnetic field correlation imaging, U.S. researchers found lower iron concentrations in the brains of 12 children and teens with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder who were not treated with psychostimulants compared with children without the disorder and those receiving ADHD drugs. The iron levels of medication-naive ADHD patients seemed to normalize following treatment with stimulant drugs. The findings were presented at the Radiological Society of North America meeting.

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