ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, is a mental condition or illness common among many children and adults. Adults often continue to display symptoms when the disorder is not addressed. The disorder alters how a person concentrates and his or her ability to stay focused and still for a prolonged amount of time. People with the condition have trouble paying attention, regulating their behavior, and can be overexcited.
There are three categories of ADHD:
When an individual is inattentive, impulsive, and hyperactive it is typically a sign of ADHD. People can exhibit these behaviors in numerous different situations but a person with ADHD will be significantly affected by inattention, hyperactivity, or both. The problems will also not get better with time but worsen. Inattentive individuals:
Those who are hyperactive:
All of the possible ADHD indicators are not listed however these are the most common. If you are worried about yourself or a loved one, call the doctor’s office. Here, we can get you the answers you need.
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