ADHD and Sports Injuries
New research finds that boys diagnosed with ADD/ADHD are twice as likely to be obese adults. Researchers speculate that poor impulse control (a characteristic of ADD) leads to poor food choices as well. Overall, a new report shows the rates of mental illness in children are rising, and ADD is the most commonly reported. As much as 7% of American children – over 4 million kids – have been diagnosed with ADD. Sp what is the link between ADD/ADHD and Obesity. We will also discuss summer sports injuries.