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ADHD affects girls too, and it can present differently to the way it does in boys. Here's what to look out for

  • Written by Rachael Murrihy, Director, The Kidman Centre, Faculty of Science, University of Technology Sydney
ADHD affects girls too, and it can present differently to the way it does in boys. Here's what to look out forShutterstock

Two female Australian comedians recently revealed they’ve been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

In an interview before her shows at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Fiona O’Loughlin alluded to lifelong challenges including disorganisation and inability to sustain attention.

O'Loughli...



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