ADHD facts. We don't know exactly what causes ADHD, but scientific research suggests the causes could be largely genetic, combined with some other factors. Read more: http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/adhd/index.shtml#ixzz2StDHA53F Follow us: @NetDoctor on Twitter | NetDoctorUK on Facebook
"The problem with telling the difference between ADHD and Sensory Processing Disorder is they can often present in similar ways. Kids with either diagnosis can seem hyperactive, impulsive and unfocused. Combine ADHD with SPD, and the two can cause learning difficulties, make it challenging for relationships with other children and reduce a child’s ability to follow directions and/or complete tasks."
"Gaaah! Why do they do that?!" ...Turns out kids have good reasons for picking, pulling, and chewing. What causes body-focused repetitive behaviors, and what you can do to help. Does your child slip into these patterns? Does it concern you?