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‘Never tell a job your personal business. They always use it against you’: Woman says she was fired over a TikTok after her 60-year-old co-worker showed the TikTok to management

'The very first thing I do when I get a new job is find everyone's socials and block them.'

On Aug 11, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

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‘You want a diagnosis so you can just shove pills in your kids’ faces’: Mother says her child’s new doctor wouldn’t give him his medication, sparking debate

'Within five minutes of being there, this man says, ‘Your son is not autistic and he does not have ADHD.''

On Jun 10, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘I had 2 larges today and it literally mellowed me out and made me feel good bc of adhd lol’: After TikTok virality, people with ADHD are gravitating toward Panera’s Charged Lemonades

'I didn't feel different.'

On May 31, 2022 by Jack Alban

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‘Wait why is this working?’: TikTokers with ADHD stay on task with co-working live streams

The community feeling is integral to the ability to focus. 

On Jan 20, 2022 by Dan Latu

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A Twitter thread on ADHD is breaking misconceptions about the disorder

The man behind towel meme educates Twitter on ADHD.

On Feb 26, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

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Teachers fired for giving student with ADHD ‘Most Likely to Not Pay Attention’ award

The student's mom was not pleased.

On May 19, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

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Olympian Simone Biles speaks out about having ADHD

She's serving as an inspiration for others with the disorder.

On Sep 14, 2016 by Jaya Saxena

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The delicate balance of disclosing mental illness on social media

It can be easier to open up about mental illness struggles online than IRL—if the fear of alienation doesn't win out.

On Sep 5, 2016 by Maria Yagoda

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Scientifically accurate ‘Pinky and the Brain’ is the stuff of nightmares

Well, that just got very dark.

On Mar 16, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski

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Neil deGrasse Tyson gets Sailor Pluto demoted

Here's Pluto's greatest enemy yet.

On Jan 6, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski

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How I used technology to turn my ADHD into an asset

Growing up, I was called stupid, lazy, and worse. And then, I found the computer.

On Dec 8, 2014 by Ed Zitron

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Finnish doctors are prescribing video games for ADHD

It's called gameified neuroplasticity therapy, and the practice has shown some positive results. 

On Oct 19, 2013 by [email protected]