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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. April Hartman
25 years experience in Pediatrics
ADHD: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a problem where the chemicals in the brain are out of balance. Simply put, the body tries to compensate fo ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Genes: Most cases (> 95%) of adhd are inherited and worsened by prenatal events such as prematurity, smoking, neonatal illness or stress. Rarely, a brain in ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sort of: You can always learn to plan, organize, and remember better. We all have strengths and weaknesses. Success happens when we identify and improve them. ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Haft
46 years experience in Internal Medicine
ADHD: Best to be followed by a Medical Professional skilled and experienced in managing ADHD In general avoiding alcohol and illicit drugs Eating a balanced ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Spishakoff
Specializes in Addiction Medicine
Yes: It is both genetic and multifactorial.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Most do: Adhd is not a listed disorder that would disqualify one for a drivers license in most states.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: It is a common label often overused by parents and teachers. Yet there are subgroups of that group that have a condition that will improve significant ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Imcomplete question: This site can provide valuable incite for many issues if you use it properly. When you submit a question, you must provide enough background informati ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
ADHD meds: 24 M: Have adhd what meds help? ANS: there are many meds that help and recommend you go to uptodate.com to review. But only your Dr and you can choose ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Soto
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Maybe: Adhd has a very strong hereditary component. That means that in most cases it tends to run in families. However, in some cases adhd can be the result ... Read More
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