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My love letter to #ADHD meds — #GetWell2015 (05/21/2015)

In brief: Counterintuitively, being at a newly decently functioning level thanks to ADHD meds, I haven’t been keeping up with this series. Here’s why and what’s happening! 1,092 more words

Katie Speak

Quickie: Rube Goldberg, I Choose You!

Someday I really will get around to writing about why I’ve taken the particular approach I have to medication (the short version: hypothesis about neurology; side effects; ballet). 220 more words


The Great Weight Family Foreign Exchange Student Hosting Debate

It’s flooding outside and I can’t find my Adderall prescription. I’ve been taking the stuff for 16 years and still don’t know if I spelled it right. 518 more words


I don’t think I ever really had it. Psychologists who specialise in “gifted” children agreed with me on this; it was never that my brain actually had ADHD, but rather it was a conditioned response to “tune out” information after a set amount of time because of how my highly intelligent brain processes things. 162 more words



So, another medication has been added to the list: Adderall. I told my Psychiatrist that I was feeling more suicidal and he ended up adding it. 340 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Which A-Lister Is Reportedly Taking Adderall For Weight Loss?

You might have seen the recent headlines about Jessica Simpson flaunting a new svelte figure in the “Sedona” campaign for her clothing line. She’s been working hard to lose the baby weight after having two children in recent years. 161 more words


About Me

I’m 22 years old but man do I feel like an old soul. My old high school basketball teammates called me “Old Man Worso” in high school. 490 more words