Home > Medical > ADHD > About ADHD About ADHD All sections in ADHD » About ADHD » ADHD in Adults » Alternative Treatment » Diet for ADHD » FAQs » Managing ADHD » Medication for ADHD » ADHD News » Real-life Stories Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD is a disorder characterised by three primary symptoms: hyperactivity, impulsivity and inattention (difficulty focusing and sustaining attention). Dyslexia: the broken link Dyslexia can make simple tasks like operating an ATM impossible. The exact cause of dyslexia is unkown, but we look at some of the treatments that exist to overcome the condition. Does your child suffer from ADHD? What does the little dreamer staring out of the classroom window have in common with the wild boy forever disrupting the class with his hyperactive and energetic behaviour? Ask ADHD Expert » Quiz Is my toddler eating properly? » Talk Parenting forum » Ask Paediatrician » Bizarre uses for bodily fluids Breathe for me Parenting a child with ADHD Consistency is the key to success in effective parenting of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). ADHD: family dynamics A psychologist discusses how ADHD affects the family, and how some planning and structure can 'normalise' things for everyone. Homework and the child with ADHD Homework doesn't need to be a battle. Here are a few tips on how to help your child with ADHD. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.