How ADHD Affects Adults Differently

When you think of someone with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you probably picture an overactive, fidgety kid who struggles to get homework done every night. While ADHD was once thought of as a childhood disorder, it’s now known that you don’t necessarily grow out of it once you become an adult. You may no longer struggle with homework, but your ADHD can affect other…

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Parenting a Child With ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neurobehavioral condition that affects just over 6 million preschoolers, grade-schoolers, and adolescents — or almost 10% of all children — in the United States. While kids of all ages (including most teens) are sometimes restless, unfocused, and indifferent to adult direction, it’s much harder for children with ADHD to stay focused, sit quietly, listen attentively, transition…

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