Average Age of Diagnosis

Boys are more commonly diagnosed than girls at a young age because girls don’t typically have the behavioral problems associated with ADHD. But the problems ADHD causes persist, and by adulthood the ratio of men to women with ADHD is about 50/50.

Do’s and Don’ts with ADHDers

ADHDers have a harder time than most picking up on hints. Some of us have a hard time reading face expressions, or due to inattention we simply won’t notice if you’re angry or upset unless you make it obvious.