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How can the internet and cell phone worsen adult ADHD?

Adult ADHD is exacerbated by the internet and smart phone use; the excessive screen time is distracting to one's focus and concentration. In this video, neuropsychologist Sanam Hafeez, PsyD, discusses the impact technology can have on adult ADHD.
Sudeepta Varma, MD
Psychiatry
Adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) need to be more careful than other people when they're using their cell phone or computer. In this video, psychiatrist Sudeepta Varma, MD, explains why.

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