The Hidden Costs Of ADHD

Terena Bell
Apr 20, 2017 · 4 min read
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When it comes to line-iteming Attention Deficit’s $266 billion impact, little things add up.

TTraveling to my parents’ last Christmas, I left my liquid sack at the TSA checkpoint and had to spend $80 buying new makeup. It cost $27 for TSA to FedEx me my laptop, which I also managed to forget. Here at home, I recently spent $35 on a new pair of iPhone earbuds after stepping on mine and breaking them.

Excess costs of ADHD total $143 billion to $266 billion a year.

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Terena Bell

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2X entrepreneur; former White House Business Council; Kentuckian in NY; advocate for straight-talk & continued improvement

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