ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. It is a medical condition. A person with ADHD has differences in Brain Development and Brain Activity that affect attention, the ability to sit still, and self-control. ADHD can affect a child at school, at home, and in friendship.
ADHD often begins in childhood and can persist into adulthood. It may contribute to low self-esteem, troubled relationships and difficulty at school or work.
Symptoms include limited attention and hyperactivity.
Treatments include medication and talk therapy