Cannabidiol’s Potential Role in ADHD and Autism

By October 6, 2020CBD, Dr. Meletis

by Chris D. Meletis, ND

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness that interfere with a person’s ability to socialize or perform well academically or at work. According to the American Psychiatric Association, 5% of children have ADHD.1 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates 6.1 million children and adolescents suffer from the disorder.2 An estimated 29.3% of children with ADHD remain diagnosed with the condition into adulthood.3 

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