Focusing Is Hard! Brain Responses to Reward in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

  title={Focusing Is Hard! Brain Responses to Reward in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder},
  author={Emi Furukawa and Patricia Bado and Gail Tripp and Paulo Mattos and Jorge Moll},
  journal={Frontiers for Young Minds},
Have there been times when you just couldn’t focus on homework or wait for your turn to speak? We all have these experiences! But for some children and adults, focusing, sitting, or waiting is extra hard, and that gets them into trouble all the time. They may have something called, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). But why is it harder for them to do these things? We thought that perhaps a part of their brains might work a little differently. So, we looked inside the brains of… 
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