Don’t you hate it when you learn differently from everybody else? I do. I understand how you feel because I have ADHD.
ADHD is short for Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. It is caused by a chemical in the brain.
Children who have ADHD have brains that are a little bit different than people who don’t have it.
ADHD may run in families. ADHD ran in my biological family, so that is why I have it.
ADHD is most commonly diagnosed behavioral disorder of childhood.
ADHD affects about 3 to 5 percent of school-aged children. It is diagnosed more in boys than it is in girls. That surprises me because I am a girl and I have ADHD.