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Untangling the Myths About Attention Disorder - NYTimes.com. Well written. Dr. Maximilian Muenke, at the National Human Genome Research Institute, said that among identical twins, if one has A.D.H.D., the 2nd has an 80% chance of having it. (Among fraternal twins, the comparable figure is 20 to 30 percent, the same as for any siblings.) The circumstances of modern life can give rise to the false belief that a culture full of electronics and multitasking imperatives creates the disorder.
The New Attention Disorder: Sluggish Cognitive Tempo. “We’re seeing a fad in evolution: Just as A.D.H.D. has been the diagnosis du jour for 15 years or so, this is the beginning of another,” said Dr. Allen Frances..."This is a public health experiment on millions of kids."