I have heard several people tell me that ADHD is not a real medical condition. Some doctors and psychiatrists even argue about whether it is a legitimate disorder or not.
ADHD stands for "attention deficit hyperactivity disorder." Some persons affected basically cannot pay attention, some persons can pay attention, but are hyperactive and cannot sit still, and finally, some are a combination of both. I am in the last category.
When I was 6 years old, my first-grade teacher noticed that I was very hyperactive and easily distracted. Sure, all kids are hyper and have a hard time focusing, but she said that I was the worst in the entire classroom. I was even stopping the other children from learning. My grandma told me that she said I wasn't allowed to come back until I was "cured."
I went to the doctors, and he performed some tests that I honestly can't remember. He asked questions and got people to observe my behavior. He concluded that I did in fact