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Does My Kid Have ADHD? 9 Signs to Look For

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Robert Collins

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The Key Feature of ADHD Symptoms


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Myles Tan

Excessive Hyperactivity


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Inability to Sustain Attention


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Constantly Distracted


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Allen Taylor

High Impulsivity


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Prone to Accidents


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Sleep Issues


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Ashton Bingham

Difficulty Reading Social Cues


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Other Complicating Factors


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What to Do Next


Sheila M. Eldred

Sheila M. Eldred

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Sheila Mulrooney Eldred is a graduate of Columbia’s School of Journalism and a former newspaper reporter. As a freelance health journalist, she writes about everything from deadly diseases to elite athletes, including superbugs, opioids, ticks, and laughter yoga. Her stories have appeared in The New York Times, Nature, FiveThirtyEight, Pacific Standard, STAT News, and other publications. In her spare time, she and her family love running, cross-country skiing, and mountain biking in Minneapolis.