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What is adhd

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. April Hartman
25 years experience 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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Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Brain chem disorder: ADHD is a neurochemical disorder involving the brain transmitters Dopamine and Nor epinephrin. Both were found to be in too low a oncentration, in th ... Read More

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Dr. R Sangal
Dr. R Sangal answered
42 years experience Sleep Medicine
ADHD- braind isorder: Adhd is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. It is a brain disorder. Some symptoms of inattention or hyperactivity-impulsivity begin by age 6, th ... Read More
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
There ARE tests 4 it: Addis a neurobiological disorder, there are physical & neurodevelopmental findings. Synkinesiae, dysmetric eye movements, incoordination are easily fo ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
Attention deficit: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder occurs in children through adulthood.The hyperactivity is more common in younger children.People with ADHD ha ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience Clinical Psychology
ADHD: Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder is a neurological/developmental disorder usually diagnosed in childhood and characterized by inattention, ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Describes diagnosis: Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder is a descriptive label for those with decreased ability to hold to task or focus, with a degree of excessive mo ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edmund Cavazos
32 years experience Psychiatry
Onset of ADHD: Question should b posed: what age where you diagnosed, clients sex has little issue regarding the type of stimulant to my knowledge, i based options t ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ask the person: If you do it politely, i'm inclined to think the person would be willing to talk about what it's like and if there are any things you can do to help t ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Everything has...: ...Side effects. Natural products can be advertised as having no side effects because their manufacturers are not required to test them, but ultimatel ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. It is usually diagnosed between age 4 to 18 years old. Although some people are not diagnosed until adulthood.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Daytrana: Is patch made of methylphenidate or ritalin, used if kid can't take pills or did not respond to pill or refused med. By mouth.
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