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Is there a medical term for someone old who is easily distracted?

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Dr. Andres R Villar
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

The term is "easily distracted".
If that distraction is significant enough to cause serious impairment then you might consider adhd, of course, stress, depression , anxiety, poor sleep and many other conditions could also be at fault.

In brief: Yes

The term is "easily distracted".
If that distraction is significant enough to cause serious impairment then you might consider adhd, of course, stress, depression , anxiety, poor sleep and many other conditions could also be at fault.
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Dr. QH TRAN
Pediatrics - Psychiatry

In brief: Adult ADHD

Adhd symptoms usually starts in childhood though, before 7.

In brief: Adult ADHD

Adhd symptoms usually starts in childhood though, before 7.
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