Essay 6 - EMG 105.docx - 1 Carlie Santana ENG-105 Kevin Boyd Increase in ADHD Diagnoses The diagnoses of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder(ADHD

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1 Carlie Santana ENG-105 June 12, 2019 Kevin Boyd Increase in ADHD Diagnoses The diagnoses of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) has been on the raised. The influx of school age minorities being mostly diagnoses has also shed light onto matters of healthcare. Some have even gone as far as suggested that is can been consider an epidemic. Statistics show that over the last few years the percentage of diagnoses in ADHD in adolescents have is at high 11%, and well keep increasing (CDC, 2018). Due to recent increase in ADHD diagnoses, concerns have been made in healthcare, racial differences, and substances abuse being the cause have been affected by the raised. The recent trend on increase of ADHD has caus Lack of available healthcare or ADHD have put individual suffering from the disorder at risked. The growth in diagnoses can cause the deficiency in proper care for ADHD. Two million children have been diagnosed with ADHD, but only one million have received medication (Brown University Child & Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 2014).

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