ADD Forums - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Support and Information Resources Community  

Register Blogs FAQ Chat Members List Calendar Donate Gallery Arcade Mark Forums Read

» Online Users: 1,486
9 members and 1,477 guests
3blindmice, CharlesH, notoutthewoods, OyVeyKitty, Perchie, ritaMuri, stef, Tinakayak, Vex187
Most users ever online was 15,894, 05-11-16 at 07:27 AM.
» Current Poll
Can AD(H)D medication be as harmful as ďstreet drugsĒ, if abused?
Yes - 90.00%
9 Votes
No - 10.00%
1 Vote
Total Votes: 10
You may not vote on this poll.
» Log in
User Name Not a member yet?
Register Now!
Has your ADD cost you money
Mar 21, 2018 - 12:53 AM - by Clayjar
I am just frustrated. Years ago, my wife took us to a Timeshare presentation where they gave us free hotel and small cruise in Florida if we take a timeshare presentation. So like a fool, I bought the timeshare on impulse.

I regret it ever since. Not only I paid $10K for it, I have to pay a yearly maintenance fee. So I have to plan my vacation ahead of time which causes me stress. This year, I kept procrastinating in calling them to book a vacation because it causes so much... [Read More]
1 Reply | 176 Views
Mar 20, 2018 - 7:55 PM - by JakeH99
If any of you have any idea what the CYP2D6 gene is, look it up if you have to; but it's making me metabolize stimulants insanely fast. I metabolize methylphenidates and amphetamines faster than 80-90% of the tested population. So, I could take a long-acting like Mydayis or Vyvanse and it would feel like a short-acting Adderall or Ritalin, at best. 70 mg of Vyvanse used to last me maybe 6 hours, on a good day. Now, I get maybe 3.5 hours of day of decent benefit, with maybe only 1-2 more... [Read More]
5 Replies | 215 Views
Innapropriate sexual language in teenager
Mar 19, 2018 - 10:23 AM - by Traceyj30
Hi. Iím new and would really appreciate any advice.

My son is 13, soon to be 14, and has ADHD. Heís also very immature for his age. Recently Iíve been getting a lot of phone calls from his school as heís been using innapropriate sexual language towards girls in his classes. Heís always had problems with appropriate behaviour and boundaries but it just seems to be getting worse.

Has anyone ever been through anything like this and could offer some advice? Is this... [Read More]
4 Replies | 258 Views
ADHD and Braces - not eating
Mar 18, 2018 - 11:32 AM - by LadyLeaAZ
Wow I had not posted since 2014. Lots has happened since then.

Anywho, 11 (almost 12 yo) DD got braces last week. I didn't think she needed them but like everything else her father decided she did.

She already barely eats on the medication (which after 4 years has changed from concerta to adderall) but the braces are making it worse.

I looked at her, really looked at her, and all her bones are sticking out. Elbows, shoulder, ribs etc. She looks so... [Read More]
15 Replies | 485 Views
balancing 'hobbies'/creativity and work
Mar 18, 2018 - 8:28 AM - by Han123
Hey guys! This is a problem I've been struggling with for a long time. I'm now in my second masters and busy trying to get a PhD, working student jobs, trying to get papers published, etc. I'm behind my laptop pretty much all day every day. But I also am very creative and I have a lot of stuff I want to do. I keep aquaria, my room is practically a tropical forest with 50-60 plants, I make jewellery, clothing, lamps, furniture, and so on. I love doing this because when I make something, the... [Read More]
6 Replies | 283 Views
» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Play Theory
02-26-18 02:59 AM
Today 01:26 AM
by mildadhd
22 655
Suicidal racing thoughts...
03-20-18 08:21 PM
Yesterday 10:25 PM
by MindBlind
6 203
Come on In If You're...
07-31-17 12:15 AM
Yesterday 09:10 PM
by Little Missy
1,119 38,051
No stimulants are helping
03-07-18 04:31 PM
Yesterday 08:31 PM
by Lunacie
7 407
Questions about so...
02-03-18 02:07 PM
Yesterday 07:42 PM
by Greyhound1
227 4,500
Label says Corepharma,...
Yesterday 01:04 PM
Yesterday 07:35 PM
by CharlesH
3 139
ADHD but with ULTRA...
03-20-18 07:55 PM
Yesterday 07:34 PM
by BBSurf37
5 215
My ADHD is so bad...
03-14-18 10:58 AM
Yesterday 07:01 PM
by asalem
6 394
What Made You Smile...
12-12-13 02:47 AM
Yesterday 06:20 PM
by aeon
1,675 151,966
Mylan Adderall IR. It's...
03-16-18 08:56 PM
Yesterday 06:00 PM
by kwalsh44
15 434
» March 2018
25262728 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
» Stats
Members: 103,495
Threads: 127,438
Posts: 1,726,907
Top Poster: Crazy~Feet (20,958)
Welcome to our newest member, swatisingh
» News Archive
Australia Disclosing...
03-18-18 06:41 AM
by Hello24
Last post by Hello24
Yesterday 08:45 AM
4 Replies, 297 Views
ADD or Low T
03-16-18 05:02 PM
by ChRoTa3
Last post by CharlesH
03-18-18 07:56 PM
4 Replies, 321 Views
03-16-18 04:19 PM
Last post by Little Nut
03-20-18 11:02 AM
18 Replies, 583 Views
What mannerisms of yours...
03-15-18 06:42 AM
by acdc01
Last post by cinto6
03-19-18 07:31 PM
27 Replies, 656 Views
My ADHD is so bad...
03-14-18 10:58 AM
by asalem
Last post by asalem
Yesterday 07:01 PM
6 Replies, 394 Views
» Today's Birthdays
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.0.0

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
(c) 2003 - 2015 ADD Forums