Is ADHD inherited?

August 14, 2019 adhd-drbarr
  • 70% inherited

At least 70% of ADHD is inherited, although it can be complicated and skip generations and the type of ADHD can vary between parents and kids.

Other causes include high fever in pregnancy, viral illnesses, pregnancy and delivery complications like breach or cord round the neck etc.

Concussion can leave someone looking like they have ADHD and it responds to ADHD medication.

Category: Inheritance