Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - When To Call a Doctor
If a child, teen, or adult shows signs or symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), it is important to contact a doctor, such as a family physician, pediatrician, or psychiatrist, who can help.
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Should my child take stimulant medications for ADHD?
Trying to decide whether to give your child medicines to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can be confusing and even agonizing. When deciding about medicines,parents need to weigh the benefits of taking stimulants-improved performance at school and home-and the risks. Consider the following when you are making your decision: You may want to have a psychologist test your ...
There is no surgical treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: ADHD in Adults
Adults with ADHD may have difficulty following directions, remembering information, concentrating, organizing tasks, or completing work within time limits.