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What is the severity of your ADHD (aka, deficits of self-regulation)?
mild - 0%
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mild-moderate - 12.50%
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moderate - 12.50%
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moderate-severe - 31.25%
5 Votes
severe - 43.75%
7 Votes
Total Votes: 16
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Considering going back to meds
Oct 25, 2016 - 6:09 AM - by Lepericon
Hello this is my first post. I was diagnosed with adhd when I was 7 or 8 and stopped taking the meds at 18 and now I'm 29 and I am considering getting back on them...and just don't know if I should or not. My life I feel like I have no control over anything I'm slipping hard and can't focus on what to do or just put it all off...and eventually I'm gona get in trouble. And I know the meds won't fix all my problems but will help me see the picture and help me focus on them. I just don't want to... [Read More]
2 Replies | 77 Views
ADHD and pain
Oct 25, 2016 - 12:16 AM - by Valleyview
So when I'm in pain (not always, but some times) I can harness the pain and get shiz done. Would you want to be on the other end of me getting **** done? Not a chance!

But I find pain to be as useful to me as toodling on my paperwork or fidgeting.

I have 3 compacted molars, pain is never very far away.

Also I'm not sure if this add or not, but when I get hurt suddenly, I sit down, like go into a ball and assess all the damage. I'm quite and... [Read More]
3 Replies | 127 Views
burning the victim card
Oct 24, 2016 - 2:16 PM - by Jacksper
For most of my twenties, my life was not going well, and I was always looking for reasons why this was the case. I felt that finding out what caused my problems was an essential step to take, because if I found this out, I could do something about it. And, truth be told, I did learn a lot, and this knowledge is still helping me improve my life.

However, looking back, I see that there was a second reason why I was looking for reasons that I wasn't doing well, a less noble one: I... [Read More]
5 Replies | 182 Views
Alternate medicinal treatment
Oct 23, 2016 - 2:27 PM - by mrianick

First of all, sorry for my English. I'm not going to gel help from Google to translate my thoughts... I can do it myself but please be advise that I might have some errors going on in my text. Thanks.

I will try to be as coherent as I can since you know... I am ADD! It might be also a long text since my problems revolve in multiple spheres of my life and personality.

I will make a base of what my personality is and what is my problems before... [Read More]
6 Replies | 221 Views
ADHD music - sounds that helps me to work.
Oct 23, 2016 - 9:01 AM - by john2100
Hi ,

When i work at home my office, I dont like complete silence.
I started to listen to:adhd music sounds,music,moies,podcasts etc.
Nthing was relly effective for me and just caused more disctractions.
I kept searching for new sounds and music after 5min of listening.

What I have found that finally works for at home office while doing all that boring work is ;OFFICE SOUNDS loop.
I dont know why , but it works, some are annoying but... [Read More]
2 Replies | 168 Views
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