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Ratan Shetty commented on Ratan Shetty's blog post Eulogy Roster- My way of writing my Journal.
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an epigenetics viewpoint

Retirement??Thought when I retired I'd take a genetics course, learn all about it. Hasn't happened. Retirement is more time consuming than I ever imagined, and the change in scheduling  has still got me thrown off.But I have read a little bit of interesting stuff on epigenetics.  This is a new exciting topic, moving beyond current genetics knowledge.EpigeneticsThis refers to things that increase or decrease gene functioning.  They do not affect the genes themselves, don't change the DNA…See More
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"I too have Inattentive ADD, I was only diagnosed last year at age 53.  I had been reading several books on ADHD and was amazed at how almost every case study described my symptoms so precisely.  I was unable to take stimulants like…"
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an epigenetics viewpoint

Retirement??

Thought when I retired I'd take a genetics course, learn all about it. Hasn't happened. Retirement is more time consuming than I ever imagined, and the change in scheduling  has still got me thrown off.

But I have read a little bit of interesting stuff on epigenetics.  This is a new exciting topic, moving beyond current genetics…

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Posted by doug puryear on September 20, 2014 at 4:14pm

Eulogy Roster- My way of writing my Journal.

Every day, each of us wins tiny victories………..

In Order that many of these small triumphs do not go unacknowledged, I have created a space where I record these small yet significant daily achievements with the faith that these small drops will come together, to one day create the Ocean of my dreams. 

Under the heading 'I did a great job today of....' I take 15 minutes at the end of each work day to make my entries. This activity by itself helps me…

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Posted by Ratan Shetty on September 20, 2014 at 9:32am — 2 Comments

More on ADD ADHD and diet

We all have opinions …

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Posted by doug puryear on September 18, 2014 at 3:57pm

No time to think – from the New York Times

The New York Times

The New York Times took some time off from bashing ADD, ADHD, Ritalin and the other medications to print this article, which explains a lot.

Avoiding

We make ourselves busy so we can avoid feelings or problems. We don't want to think or feel.…

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Posted by doug puryear on September 15, 2014 at 5:42pm — 2 Comments

How to function with ADD ADHD

Coping and functioning

Isn't that what we try to do? So if we have ADD ADHD we try to cope with it. We can't cure it, but we can treat the symptoms, and we can use strategies to cope. And our life can be better.

Is there a treatment?

This is controversial.  The medications-Ritalin, Adderall,…

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Posted by doug puryear on September 13, 2014 at 4:42pm

A Kindness Awakening

Hi, all--

Welcome to my first time at the blog rodeo - let's ride! Or, put another way, I'm out of hidin', time to go writin'! Very recently, I've been experiencing what I'm calling a kindness awakening. This is all about me realizing at a profound level the truth that kindness (starting with myself) is essential to a meaningful life, and that, conversely, the absence of kindness (inside and outside) makes life feel like it's hardly worth living. This is something I agreed with as a…

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Posted by Eric B on September 12, 2014 at 2:38pm — 1 Comment

dust

I've discovered dust is a real thing, an actual part of human experience.



Oh, sure, I've known about it in theory, I've breen able to detect it if I felt the need to look lie I'm doing something useful. I remember b being at a partly excavated pyramid as a kid and asking Mom how it got buried in the first place. Her answer was something about nobody dusting for a thousand years.



But since I started treating my [oh cut the crap - taking meds] I've started seeing surfaces… Continue

Posted by Mike Ragnarok on September 12, 2014 at 8:51am

How can you tell if they really know about ADD ADHD?

Finding a knowledgeable professional - a followup

Hard to do.  Lots of misinformed people, including professionals.  Other things can mimic ADD ADHD. Assume most ADD ADHD certified coaches know what they're doing.

Good suggestions:

From mike: look them up on the net.  Are they reviewed?  Have they published? Does someone else refer to them in a book or other place?

Check…

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Posted by doug puryear on September 10, 2014 at 1:45pm

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