By Rick Green,. First things first: A Caveat. A Clarification. A Disclaimer. It is not a blessing. ADHD is considered a Disorder because it can sabotage every area of life, including your career, your marriage, your parenting skills, and your dreams.
ADHD is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders of childhood. It is usually first diagnosed in childhood and often lasts into adulthood. Children with ADHD may have trouble paying attention, controlling impulsive behaviors may act without thinking about what the result will be , or be overly active. It is normal for children to have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another. However, children with ADHD do not just grow out of these behaviors.
M ichelle Beckett, a year-old entrepreneur from Harrogate, always knew she was different. But, like many women who suffer from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHD , she did not fit the stereotypical profile of a child with the condition. At 36, Beckett decided to seek help. She experienced mood swings so dramatic that any criticism could cause her to go from feeling happy to contemplating suicide. According to the Royal College of Psychiatrists, ADHD is indeed more common in boys than in girls — surveys of children between the ages of five and 15 years have found that 3.
We have all heard about the law of reaping what you sow. It is much like the law of cause and effect. For instance, if you smoke, you most likely will suffer the harsh side effects such as cancer, heart disease or emphysema. If you overeat, you will most likely gain weight.