ADHD Brains Develop More Slowly

American Voices ISSUE 43•47 Nov 21, 2007

Children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder have been shown to have slower development in certain regions of the brain. What do you think?

  • “However, the regions of the brain in charge of flashing lights and electronic beeping show tremendous advancement.”

    Janice Dubie –
    Cardiologist

  • “That's okay, it gives them three years longer to be hyperactive kids. They'll be maladjusted adults for the rest of their lives soon enough.”

    Brian Crews –
    Tour Guide

  • “Is that why my son doesn't like girls?”

    Steve Nearing –
    Systems Analyst