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Posted Mar 14, 2001 at 12:00:01 AM
Subject: Adults with ADD

I'm looking for good, not just anecdotal info regarding adults with ADD.Some related concerns are:Impulsivity followed by Compulsivity.Anger ManagementSelf-EsteemControl or management by diet & exercise.

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Posted:Mar 14, 2001 12:00:01 AM

: Do a web search. There are many organizations these days that offer information and even target at adults with ADHD and there's a great deal of solid information on line. Read E. Hallowell's book Driven To Distraction.If you look, you'll find the good, not just anecdotal info regarding adults with
: ADD you're seeking.Good luck.: Some related concerns are: Impulsivity followed by Compulsivity.: Anger Management: Self-Esteem: Control or management by diet & exercise.

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Posted:Mar 14, 2001 12:00:01 AM

I am an adult with ADD and I stopped taking medication about 4 years ago. I also suggest the book Driven to Distraction. It really helped me deal with the concerns you listed.Good luck and write anytime Lesli

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Posted:Mar 14, 2001 12:00:01 AM

: I'm looking for good, not just anecdotal info regarding adults with
: ADD.: Some related concerns are: Impulsivity followed by Compulsivity.: Anger Management: Self-Esteem: Control or management by diet & exercise. Kevin, I'm an adult ADDer with three ADHD children. The most imnportant things I can state are: get on a schedule (all activities, work, meals, play) and STAY on it, take your medication (if taking) every day, even weekends, and try to find someone to understand and listen to your feelings. Lot's of web chats are out there. Good luck, drop a question if you like.

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Posted:Mar 14, 2001 12:00:01 AM

: I'm looking for good, not just anecdotal info regarding adults with
: ADD.: Some related concerns are: Impulsivity followed by Compulsivity.: Anger Management: Self-Esteem: Control or management by diet & exercise.

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