How many people are diagnosed each year with ADHD?

Answer The number of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder has increased by 3 percent each year between 1997 and 2006. As of 2006, 4.5 million children between the ages of 5 and... Read More »

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How many people are diagnosed with lung cancer each year?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more people die each year from lung cancer than from any other kind of cancer. In 2005, 107,416 men and 89,271 women were diagnose... Read More »

Who first diagnosed adhd?

Sir George Frederic Still, a British physician and professor of pediatrics, published his study of 43 children with the symptoms of what we now call Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) ... Read More »

How old must a child be to be diagnosed with ADHD?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by distraction, inattention, fidgeting, impatience, constant talking and interrupting. Although symptoms of ADHD usually appear betw... Read More »

Can a three year old have adhd?

On One Hand: ADHD Likely Begins Before BirthWhile there is some risk of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) resulting from exposure to toxins in the environment in the preschool years, ... Read More »