The full name for the disorder is the attention deficit hyper disorder. This disorder ADHD is mistakenly understood to be a condition that only affects children, but that is not the case. Most of the children affected by ADHD disorder will not outgrow the disorder Adult symptoms of the disorder should be addresses keenly since they are not very definite.
Adults inherit addiction into shopping, drinking and even gambling which are signs of impulsiveness that starts from a young age until adulthood. Adults are also known to have a symptom that is observed by lack of concentration. Keeping up with conversations, loss of attention to duties and inability to complete tasks assigned to them are some of the major issues affecting adults. A lot of errors may develop from their work since they are known not to be well organized and further doing household chores is also cumbersome. Most couples in a relationship may feel that their partner is lazy and thus the relationship may have difficulties.
The adults who may have ADHD also show high levels of social impartibility. This means that they find it difficult to maintain personal relationships as a result divorce and separations are common causes related to them. an inability to keep friends for a long time and also separation from colleagues are major observations due to frequent arguments at workplaces. There are also a small percentage of adults who will present with symptoms of hyperactivity, and these individuals will have difficulty in waiting for desired results. Sitting still is extremely difficult, and they always want to move to the next task. These are known as predominately hyper impulse type. There is also a very high possibility that the individuals may turn into drug abuse. Predominantly inattentive type of adults present three different characteristics in that they lose focus easily, are known not to listen carefully and are also disinterested. The last classification of adults is called the combined type because it comprises of adults with both hyperactive and also inattentive symptoms all together.
ADHD symptoms can be treated and adults can live comfortably with proper diagnosis, treatment and management of the disorder. Research has also shown it is possible to manage ADHD behavior therapy alone thus ensuring one can avoid taking medication that may probably have severe side effects. It is advisable that adults with these symptoms should consult an experienced medical practitioner before deciding on the treatment of ADHD symptoms. Proper diagnosis may be the difference between failure and success in treatment of ADHD in adults since it is not pronounced as in children.