mental health

Sexism Affects the Way People Are Diagnosed With ADHD

Female stereotypes like the “chatty Cathy” or the ditzy girl who’s disorganized and forgetful can dissuade proper diagnosis.
Kalah Siegel
tech harm reduction

We Talked to People Who Work in Tech About How They Manage Screen Time

The irony of a Silicon Valley leader setting a no-phone rule.
Jesse Hicks
mental health

The Connection Between Athleisure and Anxiety

I found the adult version of swaddling to ease my anxiety.
Rajul Punjabi
mental health

This Video Game Improved the Attention Spans of People With ADHD

It could become the first ever prescription video game.
Jesse Hicks
mental health

Having ADHD Doesn’t Make Me a Bad Partner

Tips on how to date someone with ADHD, from someone with ADHD.
Terena Bell
mental health

People With ADHD Can Actually Focus So Hard it's Scary

People with hyperfocus tend to block out everything else going on around them.
Terena Bell
Open Minds

You Can't Cure Depression By Working Out

Those heartwarming essays about how running is Prozac need a serious reality check.
Kastalia Medrano
mental health

Binge Eating Often Goes Hand in Hand With ADD

And one drug can actually treat both.
Vivien Fellegi
It's Science

Just Being Near Your Phone Makes You Dumber

If it's within reach, it's draining your brainpower.
Jesse Hicks

Painkiller Addictions are the Easiest to Hide​

“The people I hid it from were the ones that were going to help me the most."
Emily Cassel
Fighting Words

Don't Tell Your Boss You Have ADHD

That rarely ends well.
Terena Bell
Parental Advisory

A Common Bug Killer May Be Causing Problems in Kids

High levels of exposure are linked to both autism and ADHD.
Nick Keppler