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Types of ADHD

ADHD and its types
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

There are three types of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD (and medication is available):

Firstly, type 1 of ADHD (inattention without hyperactivity): Symptoms include

  1. Firstly, trouble to pay attention
  2. Secondly, trouble following directions
  3. Thirdly, trouble following through with tasks
  4. Shy or withdrawn behavior
  5. Easily distracted
  6. He seems disorganized or careless
  7. Slow to process information

Secondly, types 2 of ADHD (hyperactivity without inattention):

  1. Again firstly, trouble to pay attention
  2. Restlessness or Fidgety
  3. Impulsive speech and actions
  4. Excessive Talking
  5. Loud Interactions with Others
  6. Difficulty waiting for turns
  7. Frequent Interruptions
  8. Overactive
  9. May have a quick temper

Finally, above are the 2 main types. In conclusion, then there is a 3rd type, a manifestation of Type 1 and Type 2 combined. All types of ADHD are treatable with medication. Therefore, kindly read our other blogs regarding ADHD for more information. For information in Kannada, kindly click here.

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