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What's the difference between a bubbly, energetic child and one with adhd?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics
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In brief: ADHD

A nomal energetic bubbly kid stands out in class as a bright boy with good grades.
A kid with adhd can not remain seated in class, inattentive, hyperactive and impulsive. Excessive talking, running not listening and have bad grades.

In brief: ADHD

A nomal energetic bubbly kid stands out in class as a bright boy with good grades.
A kid with adhd can not remain seated in class, inattentive, hyperactive and impulsive. Excessive talking, running not listening and have bad grades.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Focus

The ADD kid has an impaired ability to focus her/his attention for an appropriate amount of time.
This leads to inability to complete a task they have true interest in. The bubbly kid moves from one project to another with glee, but the ability to complete a task is the qualitative difference.

In brief: Focus

The ADD kid has an impaired ability to focus her/his attention for an appropriate amount of time.
This leads to inability to complete a task they have true interest in. The bubbly kid moves from one project to another with glee, but the ability to complete a task is the qualitative difference.
Dr. James Ferguson
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