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[Quiz] ADHD Myth or ADHD Reality? Check Your Knowledge

Can you tell ADHD myths and misinformation apart from ADHD facts and research? Test your knowledge of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder here.

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a complex and confusing neurological condition that is gaining wider and deeper understanding every year. Here, test your knowledge of the latest scientific insights into ADHD.

People with high intelligence don't generally have ADHD.
People with ADHD never amount to much.
Children who are said to have ADHD are often just active, energetic kids.
ADHD is a straightforward problem of difficulty in paying attention.
ADHD is not a real medical disorder.
ADHD mainly affects children, especially boys.
ADHD is a fairly new disorder.
Being given special accommodations because of ADHD is an unfair advantage.
Hyperactivity is the hallmark symptom of ADHD.
Children with ADHD will eventually outgrow it.
People who can focus really well can't have ADHD.
ADHD is caused by sugar, food additives, and food allergies.
ADHD is caused by bad parenting.
ADHD symptoms can be improved through better diet and nutrition.
ADHD is not a very serious disorder.

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