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ADHD diagnoses rising among US kids

Historically, ADHD has been most often diagnosed in boys, particularly white boys, but the trends seem to be shifting to girls and Hispanic children.

Foster kids more likely to have ADHD

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common behavioural health diagnosis among children enrolled in Medicaid in America.

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Delia Strondl is a Registered Career Counsellor focusing on both school readiness and career counselling. She achieved her honours in Psychology and completed a career counselling internship. Since then, she has been working with children with a variety of learning difficulties including ADHD and Cerebral Palsy. Read more obesity and diabetes societies and runs a trial centre for new drugs.

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