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Some of the symptoms of ADD and ADHD are low attention spans, constant fidgeting and a great difficulty in keeping attention to certain tasks requiring such attention.

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What are some symptoms of ADD and ADHD?

With ADD, you cannot concentrate that well. you would be overly distracted by every sound.


Can having an ADHD sibling give you some of the symptoms of ADHD?

No


Where could I look online to find the symptoms of ADHD?

The main symptoms of ADHD are inattention and hyperactivity, as the name suggests. For a full rundown of more specific behaviors, check out this WebMD article: http://www.webmd.com/add-adhd/guide/adhd-symptoms .


What are the signs of ADHD in adults?

Some signs of adult ADHD include but is not limited to forgetfulness and excessive daydreaming, as well as an inability to sit still, or constant fidgeting with objects. More symptoms can be found here http://www.webmd.com/add-adhd/10-symptoms-adult-adhd


What are the symptoms of ADHD in a child?

Some symptoms of ADHD in a child include hyperactivity and trouble concentrating. Some children are thought to have a hot temper while they in fact have ADHD.


How do you over come ADHD?

I would suggest that ADD can be treated and you can get rid of the symptoms of it. Some people use medication to treat the symptoms whilst others attempt to alleviate them using alternative methods such as diet, concentration exercises, biofeedback and so on. In my experience with ADD and ADHD (My son and I have ADHD whilst my girlfriend has ADD) medication proved to work, but it changed all our characters.


Is ADD connected with Autism?

Yes, ADD/ADHD is connected to Autism.ADD/ADHD is comorbid with Autism, it's also regarded as a 'cousin' of Autism as symptoms can be very similar and are often Autistic people are misdiagnosed with ADD/ADHD. Many consider ADD/ADHD to be on the Autism spectrum, closer to the Neurotypical end.


Are women more prone to ADD and ADHD than men?

No. Many more males have ADD and/or ADHD than females. Some of this may be because symptoms are easier to detect in boys. Girls have more subtle symptoms. Boys tend to be more physical when distracted than girls.


What are the symptoms for adhd?

Lack of concentration and restlessness are two symptoms of ADHD.


What are some symptoms of Attention deficit disorder?

Some of the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) go into three groups. One, Combined (the most popular sub type) involves symptoms of both inattentiveness and hyperactivity. Second, Inattentive ADHD (known as ADD) is marked by impaired attention and concentration. Third, Hyperactive-impulsive ADHD is marked with hyperactivity without inattentiveness.


How can you prevent add?

ADD/ADHD are genetic predispositions. As far as i know there is no preventative medicine/activities for ADD/ADHD, though there are many things one can do to lessen the symptoms and manage the disorder without medication


Can you prevent ADD?

ADD/ADHD are genetic predispositions. As far as i know there is no preventative medicine/activities for ADD/ADHD, though there are many things one can do to lessen the symptoms and manage the disorder without medication

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