What is ADHD?

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ADHD means Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder . It is a neurodevelopmental type mental disorder, and is the most frequent diagnosis in children. Despite this, there is a lot of misinformation about this phenomenon, hence some people question its existence. It is usually diagnosed and treated in children around 7 years of age, although in some cases it can be diagnosed earlier. There is also controversy regarding its diagnosis and treatment. Some claim that pharmacological treatment sometimes has short-term efficacy, so it is occasionally recommended. There is multimodal treatment, in which drugs, therapy and psychology are used. having a multimodal approach [...]