A 45-year-old member asked:
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is there really adhd, because i don't know anymore with all the other terms like autism, asp, add?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Sure There Is: Like every condition, it requires proper diagnosis. Kids with adhd are easily distracted, impulsive, have organizing problems and tend to be very fidgity.This is a simple description. The other things you mentioned are different conditions.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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