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How do you manage your ADHD? Show your support by Commenting! Every article about the negative things that can happen to an individual, a woman, with undiagnosed ADHD is me. I could handle it until I couldn’t. Until everything started unraveling before me while I tried to solve myself by self-medicating. I’m educated, after all… I can fix myself! Alcohol? Yep....
Should ADHD be treated with medications? Tell us in the comments! I was diagnosed with ADHD when I was little. My parents would wonder why I was always fidgety and could never sit still. My mom had me put on medication and I was taking them for a while. The first time I managed to go a whole day without my ADHD...

The Struggle With ADHD

ADHD is what people typically see as a hyperactive problem that some have. My brother has ADHD since he was little. The hospital said he most definitely got it from being born at 28 weeks gestation. When growing up, he never seemed to be hyper, in fact, he seemed to act normal (for being a typical child’s energy level). He was...

ADHD stigma is prevalent

ADHD is one of the most common mental disorder in children and youths. It also disturbs a predictable 4.1% of adults. Based on stereotypes, stigma is a negative judgment based on a personal trait and myths accepted as fact in this case having a mental health condition. It’s a common perception that having a mental illness is due to...

If I Had a Thousand Lives

If I had a thousand lives to live, in one of them I would search for the cure. I’d be the active pursuer of the one thing that evades the scientists, the ferocious hunter for the missing element, the diligent student of this dreadful disease. I’d pour over the puzzle of scattered information until a picture emerged, sharp against the befuddlement...
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder(ADHD) is an innate attention deficit disorder. Adults who have ADHD often have problems with paying attention for an extended period of time. ADHD can affect relationship by leading to feelings of rejections in a relationship. The person who has the ADHD always feels criticized and they may like to feel they came to anything right,...
ADHD (attention deficit hypersensitivity disorder) is one of the most common psychiatric issues affecting the US population.  What is more appalling is the fact that many cases go unnoticed and that it mostly affects the younger population. In the past, most educational institutions had no idea about the symptoms and behavior of a child suffering from ADHD. As a...
ADHD (attention deficit hypersensitivity disorder) affects hundreds of people every year. It is a psychiatric disorder with a high prevalence. Some parts of the brain of people having ADHD, lack in certain neurotransmitters-the chemicals released by neurons. As a result, they face difficulties in maintaining their attention on one task for long. They tend to get bored easily and...
1. Not being able to focus. It sucks, I know I need to be doing something but im doing everything but that. If I have to write an article, I’m coming up with 15 other things that I should be doing first. 2. Memory problems. This partly stems from the first one of not being able to focus. I can put...
Someone has told you ‘That’s a Childs Disease’ - $25 Have Difficulty Concentrating - $20 Hyperactivity - $10 Poor Memory - $15 Disorganized - $5 Always have to get up and do something else - $15 Not being detail orientated - $5 Joined an online support group - $10 Looked into an ADHD Clinical Research Study - $5 ...