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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults:
Attention Deficit Disorder Without Hyperactivity (ADD) in Adults
ADHD is diagnosed only when symptoms are severe enough to cause ongoing problems in more than one area of your life. Different types of health care professionals may diagnose and supervise treatment for ADHD. And many adults with ADHD also have at least one other mental health condition, such as depression or anxiety. A randomized clinical trial. In adults, the main features of ADHD may include difficulty paying attention, impulsiveness and restlessness. Mayo Clinic Marketplace Check out these best-sellers and special offers on books and newsletters from Mayo Clinic.