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How ADHD and Gut Health Are Linked

How ADHD and Gut Health Are Linked

ADHD is a complex thing. As awareness and research surrounding ADHD–attention deficit hyperactivity disorder—continues to advance, it seems as if we’re learning something new about it every day. In recent years, a growing mountain of research has suggested a particularly important link between gut health and mental health: turns out, the trillions of bacteria in your gut have a strong influence on mental health, and may even play a part in the development of neuropsychiatric conditions such as autism and ADHD. This has several implications for ADHD treatments and the high comorbidity rate of gastrointestinal disorders with ADHD, so let’s dig in.

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