What is ADHD?

Everyone gets distracted occasionally, but if you have real trouble with impulsive behavior, or an inability to pay attention or sit still, you could have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Book Excerpt: The View From Both Sides

Examining the effect of ADHD on relationships

Pros and Cons of Strattera: A Nonstimulant Medication

Consider this drug if others cause bothersome side effects

Stimulant Medications for ADHD

In studies, these drugs help about 70% of patients

What If My Child Shows Signs of ADHD?

Parents often notice that they share symptoms with their children

How ADHD Is Different for Women

Millions of adults suffer from this so-called kid's condition

Myths and Misconceptions About ADHD

The condition doesn't mean laziness or bad parenting

Is It ADHD, OCD, or Something Else?

Other conditions may have similar symptoms

Behavior Problems in Teens: More Than Just a Phase?

Diagnosis often occurs in high school or college