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Re: YodaWannabe in Wisconsin

Originally Posted by sarahsweets View Post
Another thing to remember is that adhd symptoms tend to get worse during a woman's period and many of us complain that are meds do not seem to work right. I believe this is due to hormones. So if you are in the process of dealing with pre-menopause or during menopause adhd symptoms can be more pronounced, if not more severe.
Thanks! That's a good reminder. I was able to study remarkably well for my MA exams (the one time in my life that concentration wasn't as much of a struggle as usual), but I was pregnant during those months, and I've read that the more constantly high levels of estrogen then mean that norepinephrine is higher.
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