31, 2011, in December will be almost a yr younger than a those born in January which means kids born. The researchers found kids born in December were 39 % more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD, and 48 % more likely to end up being treated with a medication for ADHD than their counterparts. Dr. Thomas Power, who directs the Center for Management of ADHD at The Children’s Medical center of Philadelphia, told WebMD that younger students tend to struggle even more academically than their older peers.‘We would use that not only to treat medical ailments where brain development is hampered but also to boost cognitive function generally.’.. Early Treatment With Flu Antivirals May Shorten Seniors’ Hospital Stay: – THURSDAY, Sept. 3, 2015 – – Early antiviral treatment for seniors with serious instances of the flu may shorten their hospital stay and decrease the need for extended care after discharge, a new government study finds. ‘Flu can be hugely serious in the elderly, leading to hospitalization and, in some cases, long-term disability. This important study shows that people 65 and older should seek medical care early if they develop flu symptoms,’ Dr. Dan Jernigan, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s influenza division, said in an agency news launch on the study.