ADHD and ADD

This community is for people with an interest in attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD).

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pollution

Are pollution and attention problems related?

"Could ADHD be triggered by mothers being exposed to air pollution while pregnant?," asks the Mail Online.

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ADHD

Don’t forget: ADHD Q&A session this Saturday

We are now collecting questions for this Q&A - don't miss out!

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Dr Bruce D Perry

Children’s ADHD ‘is not a real disease’, says expert

Dr Bruce D Perry has voiced his concerns about children being ‘labelled’ as having ADHD when that simply describes the symptoms of a range of different mental health conditions

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Additives

Call to ban additives in children's medicines

"Child medicines contain banned additives linked to hyperactivity," reports The Independent.

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