Brains of those with ADHD show smaller structures related to emotion

 ADHD in the News 2017-02-16

Story highlights: Brain volume was smaller in people with ADHD compared to others, research finds; The biggest difference occurred in the amygdala, a region involved in emotional processing...according to a study published Wednesday in the medical journal The Lancet Psychiatry. The differences in brain volume were identified by researchers who reviewed brain scans comparing those without ADHD to those with the disorder.