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Girls With ADHD – Research

A researcher from University College London asked me to help publicise a request for volunteers to be interviewed about their experiences with ADHD. I was supplied with all the information to verify that they’re conducting proper research and can be … Continue reading

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ADHD Awareness Month – A Look Into Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria (what?)

Katy examines something that is a serious problem (a cause of much unhappiness) in the ADHD community. Probably. Take it away Katy! LGF The definition, science and controversy of Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria and ADHD This is a long post so … Continue reading

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October Is ADHD Awareness Month – Famous ADHDers

I’ve already mentioned that ADHD is an equal opportunities condition. But one of the strange quirks, according to my anecdotal evidence (many years of meeting ADHDers), is that ADHDers tend to be intelligent. When I say ‘intelligent’ I mean having … Continue reading

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The Last Leg – Discriminatory?

Way, way (way) back, in season 1 of The Last Leg, I noticed their bias in favour of the mobility impaired. They used to have disabled guests on…so I thought I’d see if I could. Coz I’m disabled. One Too … Continue reading

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October Is ADHD Awareness Month – Day 4

Today I’m going to talk about stigma. For many of us it’s not an issue – we aren’t forced to wear funny hats or anything, so it’s not that easy to spot us when we’re out in the world. It’s … Continue reading

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October Is ADHD Awareness Month – Day 3 (AKA October 7th)

Today I took four dogs for a walk in the woods. Four. A whippet, a hyperactive cockerpoo, a broken down lurcher (effectively a greyhound) and an ancient terrier. Don’t mess with the terrier, she’ll give you a nasty suck. This … Continue reading

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October Is ADHD Awareness Month – Day 2

Right, that’s it. I’ve run out of ideas. Two days of finding material – it’s too much! Only kidding. Random ADHD Fact No2 Know any ADHDers? No? You’re wrong. You’re surrounded by us. That person that cut you up in … Continue reading

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October (2021) Is ADHD Awareness Month

‘Let’s do something’, they said. We are Officially Doing Something. This is it. OK – it’s October 5th. Of course we’re late to the party, that’s how we roll. This is the set up. Every day (no laughing at the … Continue reading

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Another ADHDer Writes – LGF, My Part In His Victory

or – a small snippet from history which changed everything In early 2002 I was off work for six months with a head injury and was bored rigid. A rich friend (I’d taken him in when he was poor) gave … Continue reading

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An ADHDer Writes……

The following was posted to a private ADHD forum that I administer. The author wishes to remain anonymous. It is as it was posted – no editing. Anyone else prone to overthinking and imagining the worst? Please Excuse the terrible … Continue reading

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