A 36-year-old member asked:
What's the difference between excessive daytime sleepiness or adhd/add?
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Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 50 years experience
5.4k viewsReviewed Jan 04, 2020
Pediatrics 50 years experience
2 brain functions : Excessive daytime sleepiness (eds) results from reticular activation system dysfunction. Adhd is neurobiological disorder impacting executive brain function. Two different brain areas & functions. Adhd patients can get mental fatigue. Eds patients get sleepy from ras dysfunction. One is sleepiness, the other is fatigue.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
What can cause excessive daytime sleepiness?
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Psychiatry 42 years experience
5.4k viewsReviewed Mar 31, 2021
Last updated Jan 4, 2020
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