ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, a condition with symptoms such as inattentiveness, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. The symptoms differ from person to person. ADHD was formerly called ADD, or attention deficit disorder. Both children and adults can have ADHD, but the symptoms always begin in childhood. Adults with ADHD may have trouble managing time, being organized, setting goals, and holding down a job.
If you think your child shows the symptoms of ADHD, read this article to find out about your options. In it, you will learn what the symptoms are, more about testing and methods of treatment. The first thing you need to know before looking at the symptoms is that even kids who do not have ADHD will exhibit the symptoms from time to time. Heck, even adults occasionally show some of these symptoms. In other words, don’t let the list [...]