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Hot Off The Press: Study Finds 90% increase in ADHD among Black girls

Posted on: February 18, 2013

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solonge adhd 2-13did you know that singer, model, actress Solange Knowles has ADHD?  

according to a recent study she is not alone.  it’s a common misconception that only boys have ADHD.  but the recent study found a 90% increase in ADHD diagnoses among African American girls.  

this was very shocking to me and led me to try to find out why.  check out my recent publication about this issue on Thegrio.com.  read the article at the link below:

  
Thegrio.com, a division of NBC News, is a daily online news site devoted to stories that affect African-American audiences. 

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