Olympic Gold Medalist Opens Up About Her ADHD
According to ABC news, on September 13th, 2016 the World Anti-Doping Agency was hacked. The hackers appear to be Russian and released numerous athletes' medical information to the public.
Gymnast Simone Biles was one of the individuals that had her information released where it was revealed that Biles is prescribed a medicine that is used to treat ADHD (Attention - deficit/ hyperactivity disorder) by the name of methylphenidate. Some individuals were furious, they were wondering if this medicine gave Biles a boost to win her title. Biles released a statement via Twitter in response: