The Dope on Dopamine

 ADHD in the News 2018-04-19

For the past several decades scientists have been investigating possible connections between ADHD and one of the main chemical messengers in the brain, dopamine...The simplest explanation seemed to be that the medications work by helping to fix a broken dopamine system in the brains of ADHDers. When it comes to biology, however, the simplest explanation is not always correct - and the issue is not so easy to settle.