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Every child develops differently and some children will have a developmental condition that affects their learning, behaviour and social skills.
This section has information about development conditions and syndromes. You'll learn:
Child health concerns
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a condition where your child may be easily distracted, have trouble concentrating, or be overactive.
International research shows that about one in every 100 children has autism.
About one in every 1000 Kiwi babies is born with Down syndrome.