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    Types of ADHD Directory

    ADHD symptoms are divided into two categories: inattention symptoms, and hyperactive-impulsive symptoms. The types of ADHD are divided along the same lines. A third type is called "combined," where both the inattention symptoms and the hyperactivity and impulsiveness are present. Treatments and therapies often vary based on the type of ADHD diagnosed. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about the different types of ADHD, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.

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