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Family Stressors and Traumatic Childhood Experiences Linked to ADHD Diagnoses in Children

Children who experience family and environmental stressors, and traumatic experiences, such as poverty, mental illness and exposure to violence, are more likely to be diagnosed with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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