medication

There’s more to learn, but we do know quite a bit about how different treatments for ADHD stack up.  Here is athe lowdown on what works, and how it compares to other treatments.  I also write about what doesn't work, as well.

A struggling couple asks what ADHD has to do with one man's quick rages.  His partner writes 'He can be a lovely person but it doesn't take much to make him snap , in particular with me.'  Alcohol makes it worse.  Melissa explores what could be going on, how it's related to ADHD, and how to respond.

Biologically-based sensitivity to criticism and rejection impacts some with ADHD...it also impacts their partners

A nice article has just been released in USA Today reviewing that more women with ADHD are getting diagnosed and using ADHD medications.  With a high rate of unplanned pregnancies for women of child-bearing age, experts weigh in on how to handle pregnancy and these medications.

A man with ADHD shares his ‘aha’ moment of learning that his ADHD included Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria, an often undiagnosed, but not very well ‘hidden,’ part of ADHD for many adults.  Do you have RSD?  What does RSD mean for your relationship?  How do you treat Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria?

A doctor shares his tips for cutting the cost of ADHD medications.

Wondering what it might feel like to start ADHD medications?  Here are some true accounts from people who describe what it feels like to take their ADHD medications.

What the science says about nutrition and ADHD can help you improve your treatment...and bust a few myths.

ADHD doesn't correlate with intelligence one way or the other.  In this post, a professor with ADHD tells his story and provides encouraging words about the benefits of actively managing ADHD.

Non-ADHD partners have an important role to play in supporting ADHD adults who wish to optimize their treatment.

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