ADHD

ADHD

ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder): Child fails to give close attention or makes careless mistakes in school work or homework Child fails to give attention to given instructions by parents, teachers Child feels difficulty in organising and activities, so child's work looks like disorganised and messi Child avoids and dislikes to engage in activities that require sustained mental efforts (homework, study) Child often loses things like pen, pencils, eraser, wallet, eyeglasses et cetera Child is easily distracted by external stimuli Child seems forgetfull in daily activities Child seems to be overactive, he is unable to sit in classroom, restaurant, meetings etc Child talks excessively Child interrupts or intrudes on other's activities Child has difficulty in waiting for his turn Generally these symptoms appear before the age of 12 years