About 4% of adults have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and many others have never been diagnosed. (About half of kids with ADHD still have it in adulthood.) Here are 15 signs of adult ADHD. View slideshow
Can't concentrate? Answer these six questions (adding up your score as you go along) to find out if you might have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). A score of 11 or higher indicates that your symptoms might be consistent with adult ADHD.
Though once considered a phase that kids just grew out of, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is now recognized as a condition that can plague people of any age. When adults have ADHD, it can affect their jobs, their marriages and family life, and even their finances. The good news? It's never too late for treatment. Read More
If your restless nature and inability to concentrate are causing significant stress in your life, score yourself with this ADHD questionnaire developed by the World Health Organization. These scenarios can give you an idea as to whether your issues are the result of normal life stress or a real medical condition. Read More
People who aren't diagnosed in early childhood may begin to exhibit more obvious symptoms as they enter their teenage years. The increased demands of school, jobs, and new relationships may bring to the surface a teen's inability to stay focusedor his or her penchant for impulsive or dangerous behaviors, such as sexual activity and drug abuse. Read More
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