Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a mental health disorder, is identified as a combination of persistent symptoms, such as hyperactivity, difficulty in paying attention and impulsive behavior. An individual with ADHD may have low self-esteem, relationship problems and performance issues at work or study. ADHD is a problem normally linked to children, but many adults too struggle with the disorder.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders found in American children. As per the Mental Health America (MHA), ADHD – with symptoms such as hyperactivity, inattention and impulsivity – affects an estimated one in 20 children in any given year.
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