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Thyroid hormone and ADHD

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Thyroid hormones have been linked to ADHD Thyroid hormones have been linked to ADHD

Low maternal levels of thyroid hormone during pregnancy increase the risk of neurocognitive problems – including language and cognitive delays, poor psychomotor skills and autistic traits – in children. Now, new research suggests that mild thyroid hormone insufficiency during pregnancy might increase the risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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