Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most controversial and misunderstood medical conditions today. With skyrocketing rates of diagnosis and medication treatment, it has generated a firestorm of controversy. Alarming questions have been raised about ADHD in recent years, including: * Why are one in nine children and adolescents in the U.S. now diagnosed with ADHD, with projected rates still rising? * Why are nearly 70% of those diagnosed with ADHD prescribed medication? * What is causing the fast ...

The ADHD Explosion: Myths, Medication, Money, and Today's Push for Performance 2014, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199790555