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I wasn’t sure about my ADHD diagnosis until I tried a stimulant

I wasn’t sure about my ADHD diagnosis until I tried a stimulant

My autism diagnosis didn’t surprise me – but my ADHD diagnosis did. I grew up in the 80s, and back then, while there was no ADHD we all knew there were some kids who were on Ritalin. And those kids really stood out. They were the ‘problem children’. They were often...