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It’s common to have a child who seems to have endless energy yet amazingly requires very little sleep. It can be exhausting for you. Our Health Visitor Mandy, Nurses or GP’s are happy to discuss this further with you. A small number of children do have ADHD, Autism or Aspergers (which is a type of Autism).
The Hyperactive Children's Support Group is a registered charity which has been successfully helping Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and hyperactive children and their families for over 35 years. Our specialism is advocating a dietary approach to the problem of hyperactivity.
Autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) is a condition that affects social interaction, communication, interests and behaviour. It includes Asperger syndrome and childhood autism.
Check out the video in which an expert explains the different types of autism spectrum disorder, a condition that affects how individuals interact with the world and other people. She also describes how the condition is diagnosed, and how parents can get the right information and support.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a group of behavioural symptoms that include inattentiveness, hyperactivity and impulsiveness.
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