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Are school kids being overdiagnosed with ADHD?

Nearly one in five high-school-age boys in the United States and 11 percent of school-age children overall have received a medical diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to new data from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  http://blogs.seattletimes.com/opinionnw/2013/04/01/are-school-kids-being-overdiagnosed-with-adhd/ Are children being over diagnosed?   Dr. Mel wrote an interesting article last month asking the same question! http://brocksacademy.com/drmelswisdom/2013/02/adhd-or-kinesthetic-learner/

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