Undiagnosed adult ADHD could cost UK billions a year, report finds

And drug companies would like to make billions drugging people “diagnosed” by eager docs who get benefits from drug companies! Not news flogged by drug firms?

Costs of the disorder in adults who are unable to work or hold down a full-time job are high, says thinktank

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, could be costing the UK billions of pounds a year, according to a new report that says awareness of the condition in adults in particular is very poor and many people go undiagnosed and untreated.

According to the thinktank Demos, ADHD is a major socio-economic burden. The costs to the nation of the disorder in adults who are unable to work or hold down a full-time job are high.

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