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The first signs of attention deficit disorder are often noticed during the early school years, when the inability to sit still and pay attention begins to affect your child's grades. No matter how hard they try, children with attention... More »
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ADHD/ADD in Children: Symptoms, Causes, Types, Tests, Treatments

Learn about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

NIMH » Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

A study of children with ADHD found that those who carry a particular version of a certain gene have thinner brain tissue in the areas of the brain associated with ...

What Is ADHD? - KidsHealth

Kids with ADHD act without thinking, are hyperactive, and have trouble focusing. They may understand what's expected of them but have trouble following ...
By Thom Hartman, a revolutionary thinker in the ADD field. More »

7 Signs of ADHD: Does Your Child Have ADHD? - Healthline

Mar 4, 2013 ... Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a complex mental health disorder that can affect a child's success in school and with ...

Childhood Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD and ADHD) - Psych Central

An Introduction to ADHD in Children & Teenagers. By Regina Bussing, M.D. and John M. Grohol, Psy.D. This resource is focused on children and teens.

Child Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD) Test - Psych Central

This quiz tests whether your child or teen may have attention deficit disorder ( ADD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) Symptoms - Mayo Clinic

Mar 5, 2013 ... Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment for ADHD in children and teens.

Parenting ADHD Children: Attention Deficit Behavior, Discipline, and ...

Parenting ADHD Children - Behavior & Discipline. Parenting & discipline advice from attention deficit experts. Many ADHD children -- and their parents ...

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Q: Characteristics of Attention Deficit Disorder in Children.
A: Children with attention deficit disorder have a difficult time focusing on even basic tasks and often make careless mistakes. Attention deficit disorder can cau... Read More »
Q: Test for Attention Deficit Disorder in Children.
A: The testing techniques used to diagnose ADHD are evaluations. These evaluations test to see if the person meets the criteria for the condition. According to the... Read More »
Q: What Is Attention Deficit Disorder In Children?
A: Attention Deficit Disorder or Attention Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder is better known as either ADD or ADHD. It is a developmental and behavioural disorder seen ... Read More »
Q: How to Diagnose Attention Deficit Disorder in Children
A: Attention deficit disorder was the term previously used in the diagnoses of children with ADD. The diagnostic term has sense been changed and the correct diagno... Read More »
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