There are disorders that people suffer from, some can be treated while for others some people live with them and can only learn to manage them. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is one form of disorder that can be experienced in both childhood and adulthood. For children who have the disorder, they will have a hard time paying attention in class. This disorder is diagnosed more in the boy child than in the girl child and can be identified in the early school life. For a care giver who is raising a child with ADHD, they can identify that they have a problem setting goals and staying organized in their settings. Children with the disorder also have a problem managing their time.
Therapy and medication helps treat the disorder but as for a total cure there is none yet. Specialists that deal with the disorder recommend acupuncture. The parasympathetic nervous system is strengthened when a patient with ADHD undergoes acupuncture. The symptoms of children that live with ADHD could vary. Children with ADHD will start with symptoms of poor concentration and the people to catch this will be those that spend a lot of time with them such as the care givers and the teachers. A child with ADHD also tends to exhibit impulsive behavior. Hyperactivity is a symptom as well. Parents are reserved when it comes to the medication that is used to treat the disorder. The side effects of the drugs is what worries many parents. Some symptoms that children with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder experience can be carried into adulthood as well such as hyperactivity. Adults with ADHD have a hard time in paying attention to issues.
When it comes to the workplace , this may be a problem if they are expected to deliver. Adults will usually forget meetings and miss deadlines and this will not seat well with their employers. When it comes to waiting in queues or other cases in traffic , adults that have ADHD can’t control impulses that will see them have outbursts and mood swings Adults also have a problem being organized and making priorities of things that are going on in their lives. Poor concentration also brings with it the inability to complete tasks. One observable symptom of ADHD in adults is their difficulty in handling stressful situations. You need to get a diagnosis from an expert so that you can ascertain that a person has a ADHD.