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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
37 years experience Pediatrics
None, really: Diet is not a cause.
Dr. David Hoffman
21 years experience Clinical Psychology
Food and ADHD: Yes, foods do not cause hyperactivity. Interestingly, there is decent evidence that foods with red dyes in them might indeed worsen symptoms. Furth ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Inherited or environ: Adhd has been associated with the father's genes, exposure to cigarettes or other drugs during pregnancy, and can be confused with many other issues. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Treatment: Treatment is the cornerstone if your child has been formally diagnosed. Behavioral therapy also has a place in treatment.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
48 years experience Pediatrics
Hyperactive child : It depend on the age of the child . If he is old enough your pediatrician can refere him to a psychiatrist to evaluate him for ADD & hyperactivit ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
All that wiggles is : not just ADHD, although that's a possibility, especially with genetic loading, Anxiety Disorders, chaotic home environment, sleep apnea, inadequate co ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Parag Parikh
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hyperactivity causes: Any substance that causes central nervous system to be exessively stimulant ,sugars in excess,also medications that have stimulant effects.food allerg ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Purposeless: or impulsive motor activity that has not been planned before being carried out. Restlessness and inability to be still physically.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other studies. Once all o ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Benson
41 years experience Psychiatry
Linked in some cases: Like so many brain/behavior disorder, adhd is probably not one, "homogenous" condition, but reflects multiple causations, brain mechanisms and treatme ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
57 years experience Psychiatry
Child psych.: Please consult with a child psychiatrist.

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