What Causes ADHD?
When you learn of a new diagnosis of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), you may wonder where it came from or why it affects you or your child. Like most conditions from the DSM-5, the exact cause of ADHD is unknown. The most likely explanation involves heredity, as it is very common to see a child diagnosed who also has a family member with ADHD. In fact, approximately 25-50% of children with ADHD have a parent with [...]