Understanding ADHD (or ADD) in adults. Life can be a balancing act for any adult, but if you find yourself constantly late, disorganized, forgetful.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neuropsychiatric disorder that makes it difficult to pay attention, control impulsivity (taking action before fully thinking things through) or manage excitable behavior (the person is squirming/fidgeting or “hyperactive”).
A Visual Guide to ADHD in Adults. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is not limited to children -- 30% to 70% of kids with ADHD continue having symptoms when they grow up. Signs of Adult ADHD: Running Late.