Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common childhood disorders and can continue through adolescence and adulthood. The signs and symptoms of ADD/ADHD typically appear before the age of seven. ADHD can be treated with Psychiatrist and Psychological counseling.

A)Symptoms of ADHD:
Inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity are the key behaviors of ADHD.

B)Symptoms of Inattention:

  • Struggle to follow instructions
  • Not seem to listen when spoken to
  • Have difficulty focusing on one thing
  • move slowly
  • easily confused
  • Daydream
  • easily distracted
  • forget things
  • frequently switch from one activity to another
  • difficulty processing information as quickly and accurately as others
  • C)Symptoms of Impulsivity:

  • Interrupt conversations
  • Difficulty waiting for things
  • Inappropriate commentss
  • Show their emotions without restraint
  • Act without regard for consequences
  • D)Causes:
    The main causes still unknown. But it seems that genes play a large role. In addition scientist are looking for possible cause like environmental factor, brain injury etc.