Healthy Kids: Micronutrient Supplements and ADHD

Published: October 19, 2017 9:23 AM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects around 5% of children in the U.S.  It’s characterized by hyperactivity, difficulty paying attention and impulsiveness.  Now researchers are trying to figure out if taking micronutrient supplements combat the disorder?

Dr. Anette St. Pierre-Mackoul joined us to talk about what researchers have found so far.