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“Is ADHD Really Real?” 6 Ranked Responses to ADD Skeptics

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“ADHD was made up by big pharma.”“There was no such thing as ADHD when I was her age!”“ADHD is just an excuse to get drugs.”Unqualified, uneducated people seldom hesitate to spout ‘facts’ to prove you (or your child) cannot possibly have ADHD.

Does it matter what these people think? Absolutely not. But that doesn’t mean that dismissive, nasty, know-it-alls can’t undermine your self-esteem and your trust in your diagnosis.You have a limited energy reserve; don’t waste your precious time and creativity arguing endlessly with people who are willfully ignorant about ADHD.

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