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Common Ailments & Symptoms

Please find a listing of common ailments and symptoms that are seen here at Advocare Haddon Pediatrics. Click on the links below to learn more about each ailment and to review if your family member is experiencing any of the symptoms. Please contact the office for any questions and to schedule an appointment.

Asthma

Asthma is the medical term for inflammation of the airways and lungs that can make it difficult for the patient to breathe. Serious attacks can be life threatening. Childhood asthma is the same disease as adult asthma, although it can affect children differently. Attacks are triggered more easily in children, and it’s often more difficult to determine what the triggers are. To learn more asthma, please click on the blue title at the beginning of the paragraph.


Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism is an increasingly common disorder that affects a  person’s ability to interact socially with others. It can also lead to  repetitive behaviors, strict adherence to routines, and sensory issues. The definite cause is currently unknown, but researchers are exploring both genetic and environmental factors. To learn more autism, please click on the blue title at the beginning of the paragraph.
 

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed developmental disorders in children. Its signs and symptoms are becoming more widely recognized, which has led to more cases being diagnosed.  To learn more about ADHD, please click on the blue title at the beginnning of the paragraph.