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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (a.k.aADD, ADHD) is a common mental disorder. Symptoms include being easily distracted, difficulty focusing, and hyperactivity[1]. ADHD drugs make a lot of money for drug companies.

Over diagnosisEdit

Although plenty of kids have ADHD and need medication for it, a lot of the time perfectly normal kids are diagnosed. This is due to a lot of advertising and presentations given to doctors that overstate the risks of ADHD and the benefits of taking ADHD medication like Adderall and Ritalin; while downplaying the risks of taking these medications.[2]. If someone pressures you to get yourself or your kid medication for this disorder, remember that it's up to you and you don't have to get it.

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