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All About my ADHD #realtalk

ADHD was in the news (by the news I mean twitter…) recently in that the Florida Shooter was diagnosed with ADHD. A comment on Twitter, said that having ADHD is “a way to diagnose behavioral problems.” Frankly, this comment rubbed me the wrong way. 1,399 more words


Reading and ADD

One of my biggest struggles with ADD has been my ability to focus when reading.  Growing up I was always one of the slowest readers in class.  400 more words

Mental Health

Back to the Shrink

I visited my ‘temp’ psychiatrist today.

As a reminder, my usual shrink is on maternity leave, and it appears that she has not yet returned, though I thought she’d be back by now.  713 more words

ADD Awareness

What is Strattera: Side Effects

Strattera affects chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control. Strattera is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and may also be used for purposes not listed in numerous medication guides. 569 more words