What is ADHD?
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common disorders of childhood. Symptoms of ADHD don’t present themselves physically, but rather through exaggerated or unusual behaviors. Children and adults with ADHD/ADD have trouble focusing and often behave impulsively. This disorders affects nearly three to ten percent of children in the United States. If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with ADHD, you’re not alone.
Treatments for ADHD/ADD
Are you looking for pharmacological or non-pharmacologic treatments of ADHD/ADD? Join Shauna Hickey, PharmD, on Thursday, February 17 at a discussion hosted by the Cedar Rapids Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorders (CHADD) chapter.
The forum will be held in the Mercy Medical Center Room 1156 701 10th Street SE in Cedar Rapids from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.