ADHD are not only a few acronyms that refer to a distant medical or psychological theme. For not a few children and adults, the attention Deficit Disorder and hyperactivity is the cause of your everyday life see wrapped in a spiral of frustration, school or employment problems and difficulties in its social and affective relationship with others, family, and ultimately, suffering and fear of misunderstanding. ADHD is a complex disorder that must be treated to prevent permanent damages to the person (especially for children). Luckily, today it can diagnose accurately, its effects can be controlled, and that affected individuals lead a successful, integrated and productive life can be achieved. What is the ad the disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is the name currently given a disorder that affects children and adults, and which is characterized because these people have various capacities developed to a level below normal.
Among others: his ability to maintain the attention. Its resistance to distractions. The ability to inhibit (dominate) their behaviors. Self-regulation of their level of activity as required by a situation. This disorder has had several names in the past decades: children’s hipercinetico syndrome, hipercinetica reaction of childhood, minimal brain dysfunction, and (with or without Hyperactivity) attention deficit disorder affects ADHD today who have abundant and reliable statistical data on ADHD around the world. Based on these data, we know today that: the ADHD affects 3% 7% of the child population, and 2% 5% of the adult population. It affects three times as many children than girls (ratio of 3 to 1).
Among adults, it affects 2 males for each female (ratio of 2 to 1). It is a disorder that affects all races equally, and occurs throughout the world geography. It is very likely to find the disorder in families where a member already suffer. Also is somewhat more likely that appears in family environments associated with problems of behaviour or crime.