ADHD: Myths vs. Facts

 ADHD in the News 2016-10-20

Despite overwhelming scientific evidence endorsed by the most prestigious medical organizations in the world, there is still a multitude of inaccurate information circulating about Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), leading to confusion and even doubt among those who are uninformed or misinformed. The recognition of ADHD Awareness Month in October presents a timely opportunity for CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)—the nation’s leading resource on ADHD—to share the facts, with the goal of guiding children with ADHD and their families, and adults with ADHD, toward proper diagnosis and treatment.