Toddlers do not have this. Sorry but that is yet another way of Drs getting money!!! My child is hyper and has a short attention span SHE'S TWO YEARS OLD!!!! Guess what my friends kid is hyper and has a little longer but still short attention span guess what SHE'S FOUR!!! It is normal!
Answer by delilahsmom1177 at 10:24 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
They usually do not diagnose this until 7 or 8 years old. And then it's best to get a neuropsychiatric evaluation.
Answer by BlooBird at 10:25 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
Isn't that a little young to diagnose? My granddaughter is five. They wanted to have her checked during kindergarten this past year. But she is too young as far as I am concerned. We are waiting. There is, however, a big line of stuff you would have to get done in order to make a diagnose. Hope that helps.
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Answer by skittles1108 at 10:33 PM on Jun. 5, 2010
I was diagnosed ADHD at 4 so I know where you are coming from. My 3 yr old behaves exactly as I did at that age. We tried removing food dyes from her diet and it has made a WORLD of difference.
Go to http://www.feingold.org/ and see if it helps you out. Good luck!
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