Why ADHD Should Be Renamed

 ADHD in the News 2021-06-17

Part 1: ADHD is a problematic label and should be changed. KEY POINTS: ADHD can be a confusing and sometimes misleading name for some people with the condition. For example, inattentive ADHD patients can be confused when they are given the label ADHD, because they are not hyperactive. ADHD also comes with advantages, so the term "disorder" should also be debated.