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Is it possible to have depression and adhd at the same time?

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Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Yes: 14% of children with adhd also have depression. In adults major depressive disorder (mdd) is the most common condition comorbid with adhd (prevalence 24.4% to 31%) (fischer et al., 2007; biederman et al., 1993).
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