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My Experience with Hyperactivity and Impulsivity in ADHD

Being that I have ADHD combined type, two of my primary symptoms are hyperactivity and impulsivity. While the symptoms can be straightforward in their presentation, in other instances, they appear more subtle. 1,383 more words


The Mighty: What it Feels Like to be a Woman with ADHD 

Bringing back one of my old articles for The Mighty because it feels relevant today for some reason.

“Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) begins in childhood, which is when a lot of individuals are diagnosed.

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Causes and Treatments of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Boulder Creek Academy has served as a therapeutic boarding school for adolescents with behavioral challenges for over 20 years. One of many challenges that Boulder Creek Academy is prepared to help students overcome, … 263 more words

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ADHD associated with unhealthy diet in pregnancy - Medical News Today

Children with early-onset conduct problems may be more likely to develop ADHD symptoms if their mother had an unhealthy diet during pregnancy, study finds.

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Navigating Life as a Student with ADHD

Managing the symptoms of ADHD can be a struggle even when higher education isn’t involved, but throwing academics into the mix definitely complicates the situation. 1,849 more words


My Favorite Apps For Managing ADHD Symptoms

I like to be proactive in my attempts to navigate life with ADHD, so I am always looking for new things to try when it comes to managing my symptoms or getting organized. 1,416 more words


5 ADHD Myths That Need To Be Put To Rest

ADHD attracts a lot of skeptics and controversy. Some of the arguments may be valid, but often the view of ADHD is skewed in the process of conveying these thoughts. 858 more words