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I have had problems concentrating and remembering things since I was a child and now as an adult its gotten worse.What could this be?

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Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Many things

Certainly adhd is much better recognized in children and adults now than it was years ago.
However, problems with concentration and memory can have many causes. If it's worrying you and impairing your ability to function, seek an evaluation, possibly starting with your primary care doctor. If it's just occasionally misplacing your keys, you may just be being human.

In brief: Many things

Certainly adhd is much better recognized in children and adults now than it was years ago.
However, problems with concentration and memory can have many causes. If it's worrying you and impairing your ability to function, seek an evaluation, possibly starting with your primary care doctor. If it's just occasionally misplacing your keys, you may just be being human.
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