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Lets Now Talk About Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This condition is increasingly in the news and been diagnosed more often recently.It is a disorder in attention and focusing and behavior, afflicting some children usually starting at the age of five.   850 more words

Mental Illness

Despite the Quietude

“You may delay, but time will not.” –Benjamin Franklin

It’s just too easy to procrastinate when this is one’s “office.”

Just sayin’.

But as Ford and Chrysler’s Lee Iacocca once said: 106 more words

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Destination Procrastination

“Procrastinate now, don’t put it off.”
                      –Ellen DeGeneres

Uh oh.

I’ve got a deadline looming and I should be writing a magazine article. Instead, I’ve turned back to my blog because, well, I missed a day and, honestly, it’s more fun. 467 more words

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The stupid things I do thanks to my ADDled brain

Good Saturday morning, oh crap, I guess I mean afternoon. See? I really can’t seem to keep track of time.

Anyway, today I thought I’d write about one of the many slightly embarrassing things I’ve done over the years thanks to my somewhat muddled mind. 503 more words

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No time like a present

Anyone who commits to publishing a bit of writing everyday must be nuts. That’s what I’m thinking right now as it is Friday evening and there are lots of things I’d rather be doing. 135 more words

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Where is ... uh, what was I looking for again?

Housework can’t kill you, but why take a chance?” –Phyllis Diller

So the reason it took more than 50 years to discover that I had this hardly rare “disorder” called ADD is that the condition was seriously exacerbated by the effects of, shall we say, hormonal changes.

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