Exactly, itâ€™s easy to label someone as ADHD. If this person is hyperactive, letâ€™s just call him/her ADHD, but you really donâ€™t want to miss something else thatâ€™s going on and start treating for ADHD and miss something else. For kids, a lot of times we want to make sure itâ€™s not a learning disability. Do they have problems with hearing or vision? If so, are we chasing ADHD when they really have some other problem?
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