ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder)

adhdAttention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a common mental illness characterized by the inability to concentrate or sit still. The condition is, of course, more involved than these two symptoms. However, when people think of ADHD, the image is of a young child squirming in his seat. The truth is that the condition manifests itself in ways that differ from one person to another. Patients are also not always kids. People who were not diagnosed as children find out about the condition as adults who have concentration and other related issues. By understanding the disorder and its symptoms, families may be able to better cope with an ADHD diagnosis in an adult or child in the household. Laura Chapman’s guide in it’s entirety can be found on