Types of ADHD Directory
ADHD symptoms are divided into two categories: inattention symptoms, and hyperactive-impulsive symptoms. The types of ADHD are divided along the same lines. A third type is called "combined," where both the inattention symptoms and the hyperactivity and impulsiveness are present. Treatments and therapies often vary based on the type of ADHD diagnosed. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about the different types of ADHD, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
Conditions Similar to ADHD
Many conditions, such as depression and alcoholism, can occur in conjunction with ADHD or may have similar symptoms. Find out more from WebMD.
Understanding the Basics of ADHD
Get the basics on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) from the experts at WebMD.
Conditions Linked to ADHD in Children
There are several conditions which may accompany ADHD. Learn what they are.
Frequently Asked Questions About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
These questions and answers address key issues about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD.
Hyperactivity: Medical Reality or Convenient Excuse
Contrary to the claims of some critics, there is convincing evidence that ADHD is a real disorder with a strong biological basis and that it is often underdiagnosed.
ADHD and Depression, Anxiety, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, and Learning Disabilities
WebMD talks to ADHD experts about children with ADHD who also have other conditions -- such as depression, anxiety, or learning disabilities.
How Common Is ADHD? Know the Facts
Is ADHD more common now than before? Who gets the disorder? Do you grow out of it? Learn what we know and don’t know.