ADHD

ADHD is a condition that can result in hyperactivity, attention difficulty, and more. Learn about its symptoms, treatments and advice from parents.

12 Silent Signs of Adult ADHD You Might Be Ignoring

About 5 percent of U.S. adults have ADHD, but relatively few get diagnosed or treated. If these adult ADHD symptoms are disrupting your life, see your doctor.

9 Home Remedies for ADHD That Are Worth a Try

ADHD medications can help reduce symptoms. However, these 9 home remedies for ADHD may be worth a try.


I Was Diagnosed With ADHD at Age 47—And Now My Whole Life Makes Sense

One of the prevailing myths surrounding ADHD is that children always grow out of it as they become older.


Online Resources for ADHD

Where to find information about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).


7 Signs Your Toddler Might Have ADHD

Most little ones can be squirmy, but some behaviors—if they are outside the norm and in a child age 4...

Myths About ADHD You Still Get Wrong

We’ll help clear the confusion about ADHD, a prevalent yet often misunderstood disorder.


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How Meditation Can Help ADHD

Mindfulness meditation can be challenging if you have ADHD, but it can pay off in surprising ways. Here's how meditation...

8 Things Doctors Wish You Knew About ADHD Medication

From benefits to downsides—to common myths—here's what medical experts want you to know about ADHD treatments.


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8 Things that Can Happen When You Don’t Treat ADHD

From social to work issues, find out how untreated ADHD can affect your life.


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ADHD vs. Autism: What These Different Disorders Look Like in Children

These conditions aren't really connected at all, although sometimes children can have both. Here are the differences between ADHD and...


12 Powerful Quotes from Parents of Kids with ADHD

These parents of children with ADHD have been through it all. Check out their takes and what the experts have...

9 ADHD Symptoms That Can Look Different in Girls

People once thought of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder as a problem for little boys. Today, however, experts agree that...


10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Putting Your Child on ADHD Medication

Unsure whether your child needs meds for ADHD? This checklist will help you make an informed decision. Here's what you...


8 Things Never to Say to a Parent of a Kid With ADHD

Parenting ANY child is challenging. Parenting a child with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or another sensory processing disorder (SPD) often brings...


10 Conditions You Might Mistake for ADHD

Kids who have a hard time concentrating or learning might be suffering from one of these conditions.


Signs Your Energetic Toddler Might Have ADHD

About 11 percent of U.S. children have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), with nearly twice as many boys as girls...

13 Ways to Get Organized With ADHD

Disorganization is a hallmark of ADHD—but a few simple tricks can help you calm your mind, clear the clutter, and...