Childhood Disorder: Attention Deficit, Hyperactive Disorder

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Updated August 24, 2013

A Consultant, Dr. Richard Adebayo has said that Hyperactive Disorder is a developmental disorder that affects children earlier that seven years of age and lingers to adulthood.

He said that it is more of a biological origin, adding that 3-5% of children might have it.

Speaking on Channels Television Health Matters, Dr. Adebayo mentioned some of the symptoms of this disease.

• Attention problems
• Hyperactivity
• Restlessness
• Destruction

He referred it to a brain abnormality.