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How do I prepare for my ADHD appointment?

Douglas E. Severance, MD
Family Medicine
To prepare for your medical appointment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), it is helpful to keep a record of all ADHD symptoms, including issues at work, at home, and with personal or professional relationships. Also, it is important to know all current medications that you are taking. This preparation will provide a good start so your doctor can fully understand the issues you might be having.

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