ADHD or Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a chronic condition that affects millions of children and continues to bother them till adulthood. It is a mental condition that may cause above-normal levels of hyperactive and impulsive behaviours. People suffering from ADHD may find it hard to focus on a single work, they may be hyperactive and show impulsive behaviour. This may have lower their self-esteem, troubled relationships and may perform poorly in academics.
ADHD is a life-long condition, which might not be cured, but the symptoms may lessen with age by taking proper measures. Early diagnosis and treatment, including medications and behavioural interventions, can make a great difference. However, if left untreated, ADHD can affect the person’s personal as well as professional life. Here are some things that may happen if ADHD is not treated.