Dr. Heather Gelhorn PhD in Behavioral Genetics (and also my sister) releases study on The Co-occurrence of Reading Disorder and ADHD

http://ldx.sagepub.com/content/45/6/538.abstract The co-occurrence of reading disorder (RD) and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has received increasing attention. This review summarizes the epidemiology, treatment strategies, psychosocial impact, and economic burden associated with the co-occurrence of these conditions. Common genetic and neuropsychological deficits may partially explain the high degree of overlap between RD and ADHD. Children who face the… Read more »