Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Linking ADHD and PTSD

Two conditions that share symptoms and can contribute to creating each other.

Pixabay image from Matthias Boeckel

Individuals with ADHD are more likely than those in the general population to also receive a diagnosis of PTSD. And among those with PTSD, a disproportionately large number fulfill criteria for having ADHD. To further complicate the association, these conditions share multiple symptoms. I’ll be…

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