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ADHD

What Causes ADHD: Myths vs. Facts

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Sugar: Myth


Anesthesia exposure: Fact


Birthday: Myth


Genetics: Fact


Bad parenting: Myth


Post-term children: Fact


Large birth size: Myth


Second-hand smoke: Fact


Food additives: Unsure


Chris Regal

Chris Regal

Christopher Regal is a former Web Producer for a variety of conditions on HealthCentral.com, including osteoarthritis, chronic pain, multiple sclerosis, ADHD, Migraine, and prostate health. He edited, wrote, and managed writers for the website. He joined HealthCentral in November 2009 after time spent working for a political news organization. Chris is a graduate of the Catholic University of America and is a native of Albany, New York.