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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

  • Aired: 05/09/2013
  • 26:47
  • Rating: NR
Recent data suggests that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is skyrocketing in the US. Approximately 11% of kids have been diagnosed with the disorder and 2/3 of them are being treated with medications. Examine what’s behind the increase and what parents need to know about ADHD from diagnosis to treatment. Plus a look at another childhood disorder with symptoms that resemble ADHD.
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Examine what’s behind the increase in ADHD diagnoses and what parents need to know.
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