New ADHD Guidelines Include Preschoolers, Older Teens

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New ADHD Guidelines Include Preschoolers, Older Teens
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Mon, 10-17-2011 - 3:54pm

The American Academy of Pediatrics has expanded the age range for the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD to children as young as 4 all the way up to the age of 18:

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Amazing....four seems young to me, but I know early intervention is really important. There's another article here that talks about it as well.