Teen drivers with ADHD get more tickets, have higher crash risk, study finds

Parents of teens with ADHD will want to take extra precautions before letting their child get a driver’s license, according to a new study. Teens diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are “significantly more likely to crash, be issued traffic and moving violations, and engage in risky driving behaviors than their peers without ADHD,” a new study by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia concludes.

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