• Understanding Autism from the Inside

    “Academics came easily to me. The rest of life—not so much.”
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ASD/Adderall Observation

Long before I was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, I carried an ADD diagnosis. Adderall was prescribed for me in 2007 and I have been taking it fairly regularly ever since. Of course, I cannot take Adderall while pregnant so there have been some breaks. I have missed my Adderall during …

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The Adderall Experiment: Irritation and Headaches

Is Adderall causing my irritation and headaches—or is it hunger? ADD is one of the only diagnoses that had stood after my Asperger’s Diagnosis. It was originally among the host of other “disorders” that doctor’s labeled me with before figuring out that I had autism. It only took thirty-eight years! …

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