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My 7yr.Old daughter has fasnadhd.Do kids w FAS have a higher rate than normal kids of gettn ADHD n other emotional/mental disorders?

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Fetal alcohol syndrome is known to be a preventable cause of developmental disabilities, retardation, and physical problems.
"behavior problems in FAS are manifold, including unpredictable extreme mood swings, impulsiveness, diminished judgment, attention deficit, lack of normal self-discipline, irresponsibility, and difficulty taking social cues".. (medicinenet.Com).

In brief: Yes

Fetal alcohol syndrome is known to be a preventable cause of developmental disabilities, retardation, and physical problems.
"behavior problems in FAS are manifold, including unpredictable extreme mood swings, impulsiveness, diminished judgment, attention deficit, lack of normal self-discipline, irresponsibility, and difficulty taking social cues".. (medicinenet.Com).
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Dr. Shamshad Haroon
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes they do

But it is not hope less we have come so far in the field of neuro science and we know so much still not alot and still long ways to go, but we have amazing people to join us in this in this journey like patrick kennedy , glen close , gen peter c, steve hyman, thomas insel, harvard , stanford, ucla, all capus are putting their egos and coming out of silos and joining hands to think along on platform.

In brief: Yes they do

But it is not hope less we have come so far in the field of neuro science and we know so much still not alot and still long ways to go, but we have amazing people to join us in this in this journey like patrick kennedy , glen close , gen peter c, steve hyman, thomas insel, harvard , stanford, ucla, all capus are putting their egos and coming out of silos and joining hands to think along on platform.
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
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Dr. Shamshad Haroon
FAS complicated ADHD so also have SPD so will need OT ,PT and sensory integration
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Children with FAS (fetal alcohol syndrome) have a higher rate of adhd, emotional problems, and other behavioral problems than the general population.

In brief: Yes

Children with FAS (fetal alcohol syndrome) have a higher rate of adhd, emotional problems, and other behavioral problems than the general population.
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
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