New ADD / ADHD Chat Schedule!

There's a brand new ADHD Chat Schedule over at the ADHD Awareness Site! You can come connect and chat with other people affected by ADD / ADHD. The ADHD Awareness Chat is FREE. You may log into the chat as guest or by using Twitter or Facebook! Sunday 3:00 -  4:00 pm Eastern (New York…

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ADD / ADHD Medication Shortage

This past monday night a couple of my Adult ADD / ADHD Support Group members mentioned something about local medication shortages for ADD / ADHD Medications. This was the first I had heard of it. Since then the medication shortage has been featured on MSNBC. If you are taking medication to treat your ADD /…

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Overwhelmed and Distracted by a Dictionary

Okay it's day 2 of the Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge! Today I'm supposed go to Dictionary.com and choose a Word of the Day and use it in my post. Oh, and I can choose any word of the day and I can use more than one word in my post!! Well 45 minutes later…

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Adult ADD on Good Morning America – GMA

Good Morning America did a great segment this morning about Adult ADHD with Dr. Ned Hallowell. In case you missed it you can watch right here. If you found my blog searching for support and information about Adult ADD / ADHD after watching GMA, welcome! In addition to this blog be sure to check out…

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It’s Over!

Wow, what a CRAZY week it was last week! My colleague Rory Stern and I hosted the first ever Online ADHD Awareness Expo! Thousands of people from all over the WORLD came together to find help and support for ADD / ADHD. It was a huge success but it was also a lot of work.…

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ADHD Awareness Week

Are you aware that this week is ADHD Awareness Week? In case you haven't heard my colleague Dr. Rory Stern and I organized the FIRST ever ADHD Awareness Expo. It's going on right now!! It's a virtual event which means you don't need to leave home. You can learn about resources to help you with…

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All My Children – Adult ADHD

Okay, I admit it, I watch daytime TV. I've been watching the ABC Soap All My Children since before I was born. I was actually named after the character of Tara on All My Children. I learned today that All My Children is doing a story line about Adult ADHD. The character of Damon is…

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Today Show Children and ADHD

The NBC Today Show did a great segment today on Children and ADHD. If you missed it you can watch the segment right here. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy If you are looking for additional resources for Adult ADHD or Child ADHD check out ADDClasses.com. The ADD Parents…

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Should You Tell?

Should you tell other people that you have ADD / ADHD? That's a common question asked by people with Attention Deficit Disorder. There really isn't a one size fits all answer to this question though. If you are wondering who you should tell, who you shouldn't tell, and how to tell people about ADD /…

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Dr. Phil Show Adult ADD / ADHD

Did you see today's Dr. Phil Show about Adult ADD? I must say that I was pleasantly surprised by the show. In all honestly I don't usually watch Dr. Phil because his arrogance usually irritates me too much. I think that both Dr. Hallowell and Dr. Phil did a great show and brought some much…

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