The Link Between Adhd And Electronic Stimulation

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The Link Between ADHD and Electronic Stimulation Raymond Caldwell Abstract The link between prolonged exposure to electronic stimulation such as television and video games has long been speculated to be a cause of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, as it is more commonly known. As the degree to which the general public uses entertainment increases, so too does the rate of ADHD. The increasing rates of this disorder nation wide, as well as around the world, has prompted many scientists and researchers to attempt to formulate a hypothesis as to the cause of ADHD. If a cause were to be found, a solution could be made to decrease the negative impacts ADHD causes its suffers in school and work environments. Through extensive scientific research and experimentation, the link between electronic stimulation and the development of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is clearly seen. Many gaps in the current knowledge of this research are noted, and the opportunity for additional research is proposed. Introduction and Background As computers and technology are becoming a more crucial part of the life of the ordinary citizen in The United States, the everyday life in 2015 has been made easier, and many tasks that used to take a lot of time to complete can now be finished in half the time. Technology has freed up more leisure time to spend on modern entertainment such as television and video games. While this sounds like a great thing to those living in

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