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What are some of the causes or consequences related to the trend you identified earlier this week? (Or, if you posted something about a policy or event, what do you see as the causes or consequences of those?) Who (or what) do you think is responsible for the problem, or who (or what) deserves credit for solving some part of the problem?During the week, review your classmates’ posts and discuss similarities and differences between your response and your peers’ responses.Hello Class,Some of the causes related to the trend of increases in ADHD medication abuse in colleges is the fact that ADHD is commonly misdiagnosed and medication is overprescribed. This allows students to have an easier access to the medication from family members and friends or even through flimsy doctor consultations. I think that big pharmaceuticals and the media are the cause for the increase in ADHD misdiagnosis and over medication because the media constantly talks about ADHD and how it’s a huge mental disorder that affects the majority of children. This in