Here's why patients with ADHD can find it hard to control their eating habits

People with ADHD know how much the condition can affect all aspects of their life — from how well they do in school to their relationships.

Junk food

But they, and their family and healthcare team, may not be as aware of just how much the condition can influence eating habits. And if left unchecked, these poor habits can eventually affect mental and physical health.

Some of the most common problems are 'hyperfixation' and binge eating.