Author: Dr. Stephen Donnelly, DO, FAAP
Dr. Donnelly practices pediatric alternative/integrative medicine at Maine Medical Partners in Windham, Maine. His clinical interests include
pediatrics, integrative medicine, asthma, and allergies.
Dr. Donnelly completed his pediatric residency at the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center and graduated from the prestigious Fellowship in Integrative Medicine thru the University of Arizona under the direction of Andrew Weil, MD.
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a behavioral disorder believed to affect up to 1 in 20 children in the United States. The diagnosis of ADHD has skyrocketed over the past decade. From 2000 to 2010, U.S. children and teens diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder jumped from 6.2 million to 10.4 million. It is characterized by symptoms...