Kids and teens who take medications like Ritalin to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are twice as likely to be physically or emotionally bullied by peers than those who don’t have ADHD, a new University of Michigan study found. 12 more words
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I realized that we are dealing with a whole new piece of his mental health that we had never been faced with before: “I didn’t want to hurt myself. 21 more words
The term “neurodiversity” was first pioneered in the late 1990’s by two forward-thinking individuals: journalist Harvey Blume and autism advocate Judy Singer.
If you’re a Service Member who was injured while on active duty, you may be eligible for specific programs and benefits through TRICARE. Learn about eligibility. 61 more words
Halfway into a decade of austerity, the biggest threat posed by the Conservatives’ cuts may not be the suffering they are causing mentally ill, sick or disabled people but something altogether more lasting: that their suffering is becoming normalised. 277 more words