ADHD symptoms are sometimes uncovered when women reach their mid-40s and older. Dr. Brown talks about the role changing hormones play in executive function.
It’s very likely to inherit ADHD because it runs in families.
It’s a matter of finding out how your life resembles the diagnostic criteria for ADHD. It’s not scary.
Managing emotions is not included in the diagnostic criteria for ADHD, but it’s a big element of what people with ADD often complain about.