Though many children with ADHD may reduce weight when treated with the stimulant drugs frequently prescribed to control it, ADHD has been associated with overweight and weight problems in this human population also, explains study head Shauna P. Reinblatt, M.D., assistant professor in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The reason for the excessive weight, nevertheless, offers remained unclear, but professionals have suspected a link between the hallmark impulsivity of ADHD and dysregulation or lack of control over hunger and food usage. To investigate that possible connection, Reinblatt and her colleagues recruited 79 children between the age groups of 8 and 14 from the greater Baltimore area.Dr. Honaker helped shepherd the association through its many adjustments over time and did much to create APA a great place to work. Most of the initiatives he set up resulted in APA receiving the 2014Washington PostTop Locations to Work award. He is one of the personnel’s most beloved officials. APA also announced that Rhea K. Farberman, APA’s executive director for open public and member communications has resigned, on July 31 ending her 22-year tenure with the association, 2015.