Some people have the impression there is an ADHD epidemic. ADHD touches approximately 5% to 8% of the children and 4% of the adults. In Canada and in the United States, as well as in many other countries in the world, misconceptions still run about ADHD. However, an increasing number of people is aware about the fact that ADHD is a neurodevelopmental disorder that can bring major impacts in the life of the affected people. We now have better tools to identify and help people who suffer from it so public consciousness about this disorder grew a lot for the past few years. Consequently, the professionals and the public are more attentive towards ADHD; detection and therapeutic offer intensify.