ADHD Statistics & Resources
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Data and Statistics About ADHD | CDC. (2020, November 16). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/data.html
NIMH » Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). (2017, November 1). National Institute of Mental Health. https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/statistics/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd
CHADD. (2020, September 25). General Prevalence of ADHD. https://chadd.org/about-adhd/general-prevalence/
CHADD. (2019, July 11). Is There an Increase in ADHD? https://chadd.org/adhd-weekly/is-there-an-increase-in-adhd/
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