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ADHD

Maybe It’s Not ADHD: Part 2


If you missed the first post in this series, check back to Maybe It's Not ADHD. You'll find two situations that can appear similar to ADHD but may be a completely different problem.

Your Child Has Significant Anxiety

Anxiety and ADHD can look similar at a quick glance - distraction, lack of focus, forgetfulness and increased motor activity. One particularly important reason for getting the diagnosis correct is to...
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ADHD

Maybe It’s Not ADHD


Do you have a kid that seems to bounce off the walls, is easily distracted, and seems to forget anything and everything? You might immediately think of ADHD when you hear this description. The term is tossed around quite casually these days and it's been used to explain behavior problems for years now.

However, things are not always as they seem. It's easy to make a quick conclusion without looking any deeper. Even if you...
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