If your child or an adult in your family has attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, a good online source of information is the National Resource Center on ADHD. This site, established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, offers information on diagnosis and treatment; educational issues; and living with ADHD. According to the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, three to seven percent of schoolchildren have ADHD.
Print Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Online Source: Centers for Disease Control and Preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov/
Online Source: Centers for Disease Control and Preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/adhd/data.html
Online Source: National Resource Center on ADHDhttp://www.help4adhd.org/en/about/what
Online Editor: Chris Kinsey
Online Editor: Sinovic, Dianna
Online Medical Reviewer: Christos Ballas, MD
Online Medical Reviewer: Godsey, Cynthia M.S., M.S.N., APRN
Online Medical Reviewer: Lambert, J.G. M.D.
Date Last Reviewed: 2/11/2010
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