Were you looking for information about ADHD? Atention deficit is a common variation of ADHD.
ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is one of the most frequently occurring childhood psychiatric disorders. Its symptoms include not staying focused on a task, having trouble sitting still, and acting without thinking. These symptoms usually become evident in preschool or early elementary years and can continue into adolescence and even adulthood. In many cases, the most effective treatments for ADHD include medications and behavioral therapies.
(Click ADHD for more information on the early symptoms that may be a sign of ADHD, an explanation of how the disorder is often diagnosed, and a list of different treatment options that are currently available.)