A Spice Girl Copes With ADHD

It seems like one of the only times people with ADHD get sympathetic media coverage is when a celebrity comes out as having an ADHD diagnosis. Apparently, the American press’s desire to worship celebrities is stronger than its desire to stigmatize people with mental illness!

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ADHD? Take a Hike!

Millennials love hiking, or so I’m told. I don’t have the numbers on that. But whether it’s true or not, it’s one trend I’m happy to embrace!

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Hiding ADHD Symptoms

In my last post, I talked about situations where hyperactive symptoms might not be noticed because they aren’t necessarily in-your-face, bouncing-off-the-walls, stereotypical hyperactivity.

That got me thinking about another reason ADHD symptoms in general might not be noticed: if ADHDers themselves hide their symptoms!

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Have Trouble Explaining Your ADHD? Write It Down!

Verbal explanations can be unpredictable, even more so when given by ADHDers. It’s hard to organize information about complex, nuanced topics in the moment while you’re talking. And it’s all too easy for verbal explanations to go off on tangents or come out in an unplanned,

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ADHD and Good Luck

Of the various reactions you might get from telling someone you have ADHD, “oh, you’re so lucky!” usually isn’t one of them. You do have to get a certain ticket in the genetic lottery to have ADHD,

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