We know ADHD runs in families. When children get diagnosed, parents often recognize their own symptoms for the first time. They’ve made it through school and entered the work world, not understanding why they were struggling, without a diagnosis or treatment. Then more than a few find a new, complex challenge that overwhelms their ability to manage their symptoms — raising children, especially a child who has ADHD.
ChildMind address the matter and draw a few lines as how to manage the family dynamics when it is happening : know more here