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Vision disorder symptoms similar to ADHD and learning difficulties

A mother, who was also an expert in teaching children with learning difficulties was troubled by her daughter’s sudden poor behaviour and trouble with school work. A suggestion that it could be a vision problem eventually led to a correct diagnosis. Vision disorders are often misdiagnosed ADHD or other learning disabilities because they have similar symptoms.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by College of Optometrists in Vision Development

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About: Vision disorder symptoms similar to ADHD and learning difficulties

Date: 19 August 2004

Source: College of Optometrists in Vision Development


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