No one knows this better than someone with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), who may…
ADHD: women “mask’ symptoms but more are coming forward
A nurse diagnosed with ADHD three years ago is using her experiences to help other people manage the condition.
Victoria George is a clinical nurse specialist based in Maisemore, near Cheltenham.
ADHD, or attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, is a neurodevelopmental disorder estimated to effect between three to five percent (3-5%) of the population.
Ms George says changes in the criteria for getting a diagnosis mean more women who were “missed” are now recognising the symptoms and coming forward to get help later in life.
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