by Ann O. Squire


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Can people with ADHD be successful? Thinkers and leaders such as Albert Einstein, Leonardo da Vinci, and John F. Kennedy all showed symptoms of ADHD. Inside, You'll Find: How ADHD is diagnosed and treated; A timeline, photos-and how doctors are continuing to learn more about ADHD; Surprising TRUE facts that will shock and amaze you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531233269
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2016
Series: True Book Health Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.12(w) x (h) x 8.37(d)
Lexile: 870L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

1 What Can It Be?: What issues do students Brian and Carl face in school? 7

2 Making a Diagnosis: What symptoms do doctors look for when diagnosing ADHD? 11

3 What Is ADHD?: What are some possible causes of the disorder? 23

Famous Folks With ADHD: Did you know these celebrities struggled with ADHD symptoms? 30

4 Treating ADHD: What roles do therapy and medication play in treating the disorder? 33

5 Living With ADHD: How might people with ADHD manage the disorder? 41

True Statistics 44

Resources 45

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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