ADHD

Do Pesticides Cause ADHD?

In an article entitled "Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Urinary Metabolites of Organophosphate Pesticides," researchers conclude that "...organophosphate [pesticide] exposure, at levels common among US children, may contribute to ADHD prevalence." (Maryse F. Bouchard, David C. Bellinger, Robert O. Wright and Marc G. Weisskopf in Pediatrics, Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, published online May [...]