By: Tabitha Tudor
What is ADHD?
ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. This mental disorder can affect anyone, but mostly affects children ages from 7 to17 and can last up to adulthood.
What are the symptoms and treatment options for ADHD?
The symptoms include low self esteem, difficulty in school work, limited attention, and hyperactivity. The treatment options are medications prescribed by your doctor or talk therapy.
CHADD is a national non-profit organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD. CHADD also publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD.