"No need to take anything back! : D I understand how you feel. And I think it's great that you are open minded and "growing as a person." It's too bad more people don't strive to grow. I take the view…"
"You make some interesting and valid points, Christian. For me, personally, I accept that ADHD is a disorder, although many of the characteristics that I attribute to my "disorder" are things that I enjoy and value about myself. …"
"Welcome to ADDer World, Judi. This is a great place to come to learn and share about ADD/ADHD. There are groups, forums, blogs, and a world of warm supportive people. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask me.Sarah"
"Hi - interesting post! I have wondered that. In my opinion, I think it's doctors are just people, and there is so much misunderstanding about ADHD among people. And I think that stems from the fact that ADHD is really kind of…"
"Hi, Lynn. Admittedly, I'm not any kind of expert in the various types of medication; and like you, I was only diagnosed about 4 months ago. But I see you tried the short acting adderall with some benefit. Have you tried the…"
I'm a 44 year old professional and mom, recently diagnosed with ADHD, a year after my son was also diagnosed with ADHD. I'm enjoying the journey from struggling for unknown reasons to finding answers and new ways of doing things. As part of my journey, I blog about my experiences and insights, and greatly enjoy learning and sharing what I've learned.
Welcome to ADDer World, Judi. This is a great place to come to learn and share about ADD/ADHD. There are groups, forums, blogs, and a world of warm supportive people. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask me.
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