Twenty Percent of Boys Have ADHD?!?!

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According to new data released from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), nearly one in five boys is diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).  This is over a 50% rise in the last decade! Why is there such an increase in diagnosis and why is the trend likely to continue? To answer this question, let us look at how ADHD is diagnosed.  There is NO test.  Even though the disorder is currently described by most health professionals as resulting in abnormal chemical levels … [Read more...]