Should I talk to a doctor about symptoms of ADHD?

It is a good idea to speak with a doctor about long-term symptoms that are consistent with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Short-term symptoms may be exhibited as normal developmental processes by most children and probably do not require a consultation with a doctor.

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ADD/ADHD Symptoms

ADD/ADHD Symptoms

The primary symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) include short attention span, distractibility, disorganization, procrastination and issues with judgment and impulse control. The symptoms can vary greatl...

y from person to person. Someone with ADD might be easily distracted and find it difficult to focus without being hyperactive or impulsive. This is why it's important to receive diagnosis from a professional who can accurately recognize ADD/ADHD symptoms and provide the best possible treatment.

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