Here are highlights of some news stories which affect children with special needs.
More college students using ADHD drugs as study aids
"Prescription ADHD medications like Adderall, Ritalin, and Vyvanse are becoming increasingly popular for overworked and overscheduled college students -- who haven't been diagnosed with ADHD."
Overview of signs of different learning disabilities
UK scientists are studying babies to find out why some people get ADHD
Father of boy with autism writes memoir of the lessons he learned raising a child with autism
New rules in California make it harder for insurance companies to deny coverage for autism services
The financial burden of autism
Special program on the "birds and the bees" developed by professor in Kansas for girls with
Horse therapy helps children with special needs