Prenatal complications and familial factors linked to ADHD symptoms in children

 ADHD in the News 2023-11-02

A recent study has found that the link between low fetal growth rate and symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children can partially be explained by factors occurring before birth such as pregnancy complications, in addition to familial characteristics such as household income. The findings were published in Research on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology.