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What are other problems in children with ADHD?

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For children with ADHD, academic difficulties are common. Other problems among children include:

  • Learning disabilities
  • Conduct and oppositional defiant disorder, which manifest as disruptive or even criminal behavior
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Relationship problems with peers

From: Conditions Similar to ADHD WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: Centers for Disease Control. Strine TW., , April 2006. Epub, March 15, 2006. Prev Chronic Dis

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on May 20, 2018

SOURCES: Centers for Disease Control. Strine TW., , April 2006. Epub, March 15, 2006. Prev Chronic Dis

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on May 20, 2018

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