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Choosing You Over Others

One of the most difficult things I find is setting boundaries. Not in a way that I don’t know wrong or right or don’t have any morals or values, but in the little things. 469 more words


10 Things People Don’t Know You're Doing Because Of Your ADHD

*Note: this is a light-hearted article discussing the quirks that might arise as a result of ADHD. It is in no way about diagnosis or treatment. 1,047 more words

Attention Deficit

The first time a psychologist suggested I may have ADD, I was 14 or 15 and struggling a lot in school and in life because it was when I first started seeing a therapist for depression. 1,022 more words

Mental Health

Powerlifting: Overcoming ADHD

Over the weekend, I attended a talk organised by the Society for the Promotion of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Research & Knowledge (SPARK) and got to hear an inspiring account of 19-year-old Ezra Tan and how he triumphed over ADHD. 396 more words


Blog Review

I have decided to create a blog on my ADD. Not just a blog about my story, but a blog about what ADD is, when I was diagnosed, how I deal with it on a daily basis, and some things to understand about it. 172 more words


ADHD: Debunking Common Misconceptions

Around 6.4 million children have been diagnosed with Attention-deficit/hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in the United States alone. Including myself. We often see the disorder in the news, mostly talking about young children who have been diagnosed with it, but rarely do we hear what ADHD actually is and its many forms. 807 more words


Hazards You Didn't Know Were Hazards

Did you know that if you accidentally shoot yourself in the eye with a waterpik on full blast, you will pop blood vessels?

What’s that? No? 89 more words

Being Awkward/Dumb Stuff I Do