Your child can't sit still. He's talking a mile a minute. Is he just a high-energy kid? Or does he have ADHD?
Hyperactivity is just one sign of ADHD. It describes kids who appear to be in perpetual motion.
Hyperactivity is usually paired with impulsivity. That's a tendency to interrupt conversations or play out of turn. Hyperactive-impulsive type differs from inattentive type ADHD, which includes children who have trouble focusing and are easily distracted.
So how do you know whether your chi...