Adult ADHD could be distinct condition By Eleanor McDermid, Senior medwireNews Reporter Longitudinal evaluation of a birth cohort raises the possibility that attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in kids and in adults may be distinct and unrelated disorders. But these groups barely overlapped, with only three of the participants with childhood ADHD retaining the medical diagnosis in adulthood. Most of the other 58 childhood ADHD patients didn’t have symptoms which were just below the threshold for an adult diagnosis, suggesting that that they had outgrown their childhood diagnosis indeed.Now they have changed their minds and reveal that Richard Simmons was incorrect. Waving our hands around and jiggling the body for an hour at a time does seem a little bit silly now. But it was fun and got a complete large amount of people off the sofa and moving. Although this type of activity has previous its sell by time the stigma of ‘aerobic activity’ still continues to be. Many people believe it is an exercise program and when they decide to get energetic they start with some form of long, slow regular state kind of activity such as walking, running, cycling or some other repetitive, low strength activity.