Is my child bipolar or ADHD?

Bipolar disorder is primarily a mood disorder. ADHD affects attention and behavior; it causes symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. While ADHD is chronic or ongoing, bipolar disorder is usually episodic, with periods of normal mood interspersed with depression, mania, or hypomania. Can bipolar be mistaken for ADHD? Bipolar disorder does exist in children, though …

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What percentage of ADHD occurs with another disorder?

According to a national 2016 parent survey,1 6 in 10 children with ADHD had at least one other mental, emotional, or behavioral disorder: About 5 in 10 children with ADHD had a behavior or conduct problem. Does ADHD come with other disorders? ADHD often occurs with other disorders. Many children with ADHD have other disorders …

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You asked: Is the NHS failing mental health patients?

Is mental health a concern for the NHS? Mental health has become the area of NHS and social care the public most worry about and want improved, with delays in getting treatment and too little support for people in need their main concerns. How much does mental health cost the NHS 2020? When spend on …

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