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10 Myths About ADHD

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The myths persist


Highlighting ADHD definition in a book.
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ADHD is not real


Little girl in her mother's high heeled shoes.
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Children outgrow ADHD


Pills spilling out of a bottle on to a wooden surface.
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ADHD meds are highly addictive


Hyperactive child drinking juice.
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All people with ADHD are hyperactive or impulsive


Father scolding a child.
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ADHD is caused by bad parenting


Child reaching into doughnut box.
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Sugar causes hyperactivity


Student receiving a failing grade.
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Children and adults with ADHD have a low IQ


Woman helping young girl take medicine in bedroom.
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Children with ADHD are overmedicated


Little girl dressed as angel.
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Girls rarely have ADHD


Teenage boy talking to a therapist.
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ADHD can be cured


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