There have been no studies that show that video gaming causes ADHD. However, studies have shown that overindulging in gaming can cause ADHD symptoms to appear later on in life. This is not to say that children should be allowed to play video games unchecked. It may not cause ADHD, but it may cause other types of harm, including harming their developing in other areas. This is why maintaining a healthy time limit for gaming during the week is a good recommendation for parents and children to follow.
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