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(ADHD) Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder is A chronic condition including attention difficulty, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness.
People may experience:
Behavioral:aggression, excitability, fidgeting, hyperactivity, impulsivity, irritability, lack of restraint, or persistent repetition of words or actions
Cognitive:absent-mindedness, difficulty focusing, forgetfulness, problem paying attention, or short attention span
Mood:anger, anxiety, boredom, excitement, or mood swings
Also common:depression or learning disability
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a treatable, neurobehavioral disorder found in kids, teens, and adults.