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ADHD & Sleep: Dr. Scheid on “Health Link” w/Benita Zahn

May 13, 2013

Program: Health Link

Episode: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Watch Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder on PBS. See more from Health Link.

Recent data suggests that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is skyrocketing in the US. Approximately 11% of kids have been diagnosed with the disorder and 2/3 of them are being treated with medications. Examine what’s behind the increase and what parents need to know about ADHD from diagnosis to treatment. Plus a look at another childhood disorder with symptoms that resemble ADHD.

Watch our own Dr. Sara Scheid, Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics and Diplomate, American Board of Sleep Medicine, on this episode of WMHT’s “Health Link” with Benita Zahn.

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