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what is poor school grades

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Underachieving: for ability. Poor school grades are grades that do not accurately reflect the ability of the child and are not passing.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Diabo
22 years experience Pediatrics
Lack of care and f/u: One advantage of school based health care is that kids who ordinarily would not go to the doctor or dentist can receive appropriate medical care. Thi ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
A bird in the hand: is better than 2 in the bushes. Old saying but true. If your kids don't go to school the truant officer looks for them and parents get in trouble. Ski ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Any situation that impacts personal achievement and confidence may lead to bad choices & bad habits (obesity, alcoholism, smoking, poor academics). T ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Poor school: attendance= excessive absenteeism or truancy
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Hygiene: Several, such as infections
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
Improved structure: Check out chadd.Org for a number of excellent books talking about non-drug stragies for helping with attention. Behavioral interventions can be as ef ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Examination: Unfortunately, your information is too little to tell why your motivation is low. You may need a psychological evaluation to figure our why this is. S ... Read More
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Dr. Grant Lynde
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In : In the United States, no unlicensed physician may practice medicine unsupervised like you are describing. This includes medical students, who aren't ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Creps
30 years experience Psychiatry
Poor focus deteriora: If the onset was present before 7 years of age, then it is possibly adhd, but with your indication that the deterioration is more recent, your memory ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Poor performance: does not create ADHD. It might contribute to depression or anxiety but it is probably more likely that those conditions would impact on school and car ... Read More
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