Posts tagged diagnosis

Just What Causes ADD and ADHD?

There is much speculation on the cause of ADD/ADHD. Here is research that may shed some light on the common disorder.

Environmental Causes of ADD

There has been some evidence that some chemicals in the environment may cause ADD and/or ADHD, even though the exact cause is still unknown. Continue reading Just What Causes ADD and ADHD?

Don’t Let Lyme Disease Sour Your Summer. Part 2

But the good news is that, once diagnosed, Lyme disease is very easily treated. If your child has been hiking, camping or vacationing in an area where deer ticks are common, and she develops the characteristic red rash of Lyme disease, your doctor will be able to diagnose Lyme disease easily.

Continue reading Don’t Let Lyme Disease Sour Your Summer. Part 2

Classification of Scoliosis

Idiopathic scoliosis (unidentifiable cause), can be classified by age at diagnosis 1:
Congenital scoliosis is present at birth. Continue reading Classification of Scoliosis