Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
ADHD or attention deficient hyperactive disorder is common in child and adolescents which is usually present with symptoms like hyperactivity, impulsiveness and poor concentration . ‘ Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental disorder that usually appears in early childhood.
It makes it difficult for individuals to restrain their spontaneous responses- responses that can involve everything from movement to speech & attentiveness. ADHD is not only restricted to children , it can affect the adults too. But remember not all overactive , impulsive children with concentration problems suffer from ADHD. Only if the child exhibits all of the three classical symptoms – attention deficiency , hyperactivity & impulsiveness – in different setups such as the school, home, playground should the child be diagnosed with the condition.