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Signs and Symptoms of ADHD

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Signs and Symptoms of ADHD

It is normal for children to have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another. However, children with ADHD do not just grow out of these behaviors. The symptoms continue, can be severe, and can cause difficulty at school, at home, or with friends.

A child with ADHD might:
-Daydream a lot
-Forget or lose things a lot
-Squirm or fidget
-Talk too much
-Make careless mistakes or take unnecessary risks
-Have a hard time resisting temptation
-Have trouble taking turns
-Have difficulty getting along with others

Content source: National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities