Wash. U. Scientists Use Brain Scans to Prove ADD Meds Really Work

April 2, 2013

Wash. U. Scientists Use Brain Scans to Prove ADD Meds Really Work

Though it seems like every kid who used to be labeled "hyperactive" now has attention deficit disorder, not all forms of ADD are the same, and some treatments can work better in some kids than in others. A group of scientists at Washington University has developed a new test to determine -- quickly! -- whether ADD meds are working.