ADHD

Weed

Can Weed Help Treat ADHD?

Evidence that cannabis helps with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is scant, but people are using it to treat their symptoms, anyway.
Nick Keppler
10.25.18
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
6.18.18
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
6.8.18
mental health

An Ode to Athleisure, Which Eases My Anxiety

I found the adult version of swaddling to work really well for me.
Rajul Punjabi
5.18.18
mental health

This Video Game Improved the Attention Spans of People With ADHD

It could become the first ever prescription video game.
Jesse Hicks
12.5.17
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
11.7.17
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
10.19.17
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
9.20.17
mental health

Binge Eating Often Goes Hand in Hand With ADD

And one drug can actually treat both.
Vivien Fellegi
8.30.17
It's Science

Just Being Near Your Phone Makes You Dumber

If it's within reach, it's draining your brainpower.
Jesse Hicks
6.28.17
Meducation

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
6.2.17
Fighting Words

Don't Tell Your Boss You Have ADHD

That rarely ends well.
Terena Bell
5.3.17
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