Get the upper hand on procrastination and attention deficit disorder.
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is a neurobehavioral disorder characterized by a combination of inattentiveness, distractibility, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.
Five to seven percent of children are diagnosed with this developmental disorder.
Maintaining fulfilling relationships can be a challenge for people with attentional problems. Because they are easily distracted, they may not appear to be listening to loved ones, or they may forget social plans or important errands.
Five to seven percent of children, mostly boys, suffer from ADHD. Up to 50 percent of children eventually outgrow the condition, but even if they do, earlier developmental delays may have created enduring learning problems.