Amid the all the world records and Olympic gold medals, Michael Phelps is just another guy who's had to deal with a problem that's confronted many other people: attention-deficit hyperactivity  disorder, or ADHD. After an inability to concentrate led to the diagnosis  when Phelps was in middle school, he worked with his parents and  teachers to impose a better structure on his life and learning habits.  Coupled with the right medication and dedication, he was able to  overcome the issue.

Amid the all the world records and Olympic gold medals, Michael Phelps is just another guy who's had to deal with a problem that's confronted many other people: attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. After an inability to concentrate led to the diagnosis when Phelps was in middle school, he worked with his parents and teachers to impose a better structure on his life and learning habits. Coupled with the right medication and dedication, he was able to overcome the issue.

Friday Swimspiration! "Don't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the further you get." – Swimming sensation – and the most decorated Olympian of all time – Michael Phelps, to the U.K.'s Daily Mail

Friday Swimspiration! "Don't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the further you get." – Swimming sensation – and the most decorated Olympian of all time – Michael Phelps, to the U.K.'s Daily Mail

Michael Phelps, good swimmer. Michael Phelps, buen nadador. Él ganó muchas medallas en las olimpiadas de londres 2012 y fue el récord de medallas en las olimpiadas.

Michael Phelps, good swimmer. Michael Phelps, buen nadador. Él ganó muchas medallas en las olimpiadas de londres 2012 y fue el récord de medallas en las olimpiadas.

Michael Phelps - "No se le puee poner limite a algo, cuanto más sueñes más lejos llegaras"

Michael Phelps - "No se le puee poner limite a algo, cuanto más sueñes más lejos llegaras"

Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the men's 200m Individual Medley. Olympics #Olympics

Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the men's 200m Individual Medley. Olympics #Olympics

BEIJING - AUGUST 10:  Michael Phelps of the United States poses with the gold medal during the medal ceremony for the Men's 400m Individual Medley event held at the National Aquatics Center during day 2 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 10, 2008 in Beijing, China.  Michael Phelps of the United States finshed the race in a time of 4:03:84, a new World Record.  (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

BEIJING - AUGUST 10: Michael Phelps of the United States poses with the gold medal during the medal ceremony for the Men's 400m Individual Medley event held at the National Aquatics Center during day 2 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 10, 2008 in Beijing, China. Michael Phelps of the United States finshed the race in a time of 4:03:84, a new World Record. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

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