Do Not Panic If Your Child Has Been Diagnosed With ADHD

If you are a parent whose child has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, do not get unnecessary tensed. You will be amazed to know that some of the greatest men in history had similar disorder in their childhood. Can you imagine, the immensely talented and remarkably successful in their respective fields, Beethoven, Agatha Cristie and Walt Disney were believed to run the symptoms of ADHD? Some of the greatest scientists of all times like Einstein, Thomas alva Edison and Alexander Graham Bell were also believed to have this disorder. The world leaders like Churchill and Roosevelt suffered the similar fate in their childhood. According to some estimates nearly 3 to 10% school going children in North America are diagnosed with some forms of ADHD. So you can see, you are not the only parent whose child has ADHD and you should in fact take relief in the fact that many children in spite of having this kind of disorder became extremely successful in their chosen career at a later stage of their lives. As the name suggests, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a behavioral problem among the children. The disorder manifests differently in different patients. The symptoms of ADHD are related to four major areas of behavior: inattention, hyperactivity, impulsiveness and boredom. The children diagnosed with ADHD are easily distracted, and have difficulty in remaining seated still;...

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