Younger students entering kindergarten are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD than older students in the same class, finds a new study. But is accurate diagnosis the real issue?
The teachers say your son keeps fidgeting with his pencils, gets out of his chair frequently and has trouble focusing. Could he have Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? Find out how clinicians weigh your child’s symptoms to make an accurate diagnosis. Also, learn what to consider to make a careful decision about treatment with medication.