Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Ziyanda | 2011-11-11

Q.

Advice please

Dear Doc,

My daughter jus turned 10 in grd 4,teacher complain that she is disruptive and tends to be in the world of her own refered her to psychologists who in turned refered her to a remedial therapist.been spending loads of money for these.the teacher says she has not improved she suggests she starts taking something to calm her down.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It seems that your daughter may have an ADHD problem. It would indeed be a good idea for her to be on treatment now as you have tried all sorts of other treatments without success.She should be seen by a paediatrician who will probably suggest that she start on Ritalin.

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