ADHD Persists into Adulthood, Study Finds
Picture someone with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, and you probably conjure up an image of an elementary school-age boy. But an analysis of data from the first large, population-based study to follow kids through to adulthood shows that the neurobehavioral disorder rarely goes away with age.
ADHD doesn't go away with adulthood, one study finds. Our focus should be on strategies, not a cure.