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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

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It's not clear what causes attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, but it tends to run in families.

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder can often be treated with medicines and talking therapies.

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a condition that includes symptoms such as being restless and having trouble concentrating.

Symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder include a short attention span, constantly fidgeting and acting without thinking.

Page last reviewed: 30/05/2018
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