Archives for June, 2010

ADHD Medications

Zoë’s Pet Peeves: Adult ADHD – Looking for Help in All the Wrong Places, Part II


[Feel free to check out Part I of this series if you missed it!]

In last Friday’s blog post, I expressed frustration at the fact that we’ve had research on adult ADHD for over a decade, yet it’s still difficult to find information, more difficult to find support, and even more tricky to find an expert to diagnose you.

Today, I’ll share my bizarre journey into the netherworld...
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I’ve Come A Long Way, Baby (OK, maybe not a long way, but some of the way…)

This week I discovered Jeff’s ADD Mind blog. I was reading his take on having ADHD and getting rich & famous, or, rather, NOT getting rich & famous.

I admit, it was a bit depressing. But just a bit. Truth is, I still want to be rich and famous. I do. So sue me. No wait – wait until I’m actually rich & famous, you’ll get more…

Anyway.  In spite of Jeff’s assertion that, “Simply stated, there are NO positive aspects of...
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Famous ADHD ers – or Not



When I first started searching for information about ADHD, I came across a curious website that claimed all kinds of celebrities as having ADD / ADHD.  Perhaps you’ve seen it: .

There’s another one that is just as ludicrous here: I’ve tried to contact “Dr. Jerry,” the host of the latter site, to ask how many of the famous people listed have...
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