Does ADHD really exist?
Reports of fidgety children can be traced back at least as far as 1798 when Alexander Crichton (1763-1856) described a state reminiscent of the subtype of ADHD. (Andreas Warnke and Cristian Riederer, May 2013)
We have come a long way since then.
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