How should adults with ADHD monitor their symptoms?

Be honest with yourself every day, and assess how well you're managing your attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms. Keep a symptoms journal, noting the areas of your life that ADHD is really affecting -- from your relationships to your career. And share those feelings and findings with your doctor to help make checkups more productive and effective.

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