Updated 11 March 2015

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Traumatic events, such as the death of a grandparent or social problems at home may trigger ADHD-like behaviour in children.

It is important to inform your doctor of any such events. Incorrectly diagnosing and treating your traumatised child with stimulant drugs might have detrimental effects. 

Head on over to our ADHD Centre and read more interesting stories.


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