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Boys will be boys

When my 13-year-old son broke his finger kickboxing just before Christmas and needed an operation to put it back together properly he didn’t become tearful until he was told no sport for eight weeks. 985 more words

Ghostface Killah to Martin Shkreli: You're a Fake-Ass Supervillain on Ritalin!

Of all the random, completely unexpected celebrity feuds of the past year, none has been such an endless source of entertainment as the beef between Martin Shkreli and Ghostface Killah. 17 more words

ADHD Isn't Real

Ok, you win…this ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) thing isn’t actually a thing. Your awfully big opinion must mean that you have studied brain imaging, right? 1,008 more words



Here is a piece of writing I did in college two years ago. I really liked it actually. I received many comments from my classmates and teacher that it was a very honest portrayal of Attention Deficit Disorder. 1,899 more words


Grace for each day

When I’m in a depressed spell, the following truth helps me get through the day, no make it the next hour: 2 Corinthians 12:9: “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” 239 more words

God And I

Ritalin side effects and usage studies

Research Study

Increase in Psychotropic Drugs in Children


“Trends in the prescribing of psychotropic medications to preschoolers.”

According to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association published in 2000, the prescription of psychotropic drugs for preschoolers has increased dramatically in recent years. 476 more words


Substitute for Ritalin??

Quite by accident, I’ve found a substitute for Ritalin!  Take two ADHD persons and one inspiring artist,  sit them in front of the calming voice of Bob Ross painting on TV… and “voila”… quiet serenity.   43 more words