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I Am An Adult With Add

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    Why Do I Want More Than I Can Do?

    All my live, as I live with and deal with my ADD, I want to change the world.  I think I can do these amazing things - yet I can't seem to follow through.  I start and then peter out as I lose the creative spark that I had.  I'm trying to wait and not go so much on my impulses...
    gdgtgrl gdgtgrl 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2012

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    How does one go about revealing an addiction? I want to reveal mine, and get help. But I don't know how to reach out. I'm a lost soul. I want and need friends who will support me...
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    I reeaaaallllly need to get rid of an addiction but cant, someone PLEASE help me???
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    Please don't teach me a bad thing. I get addicted easily. I get addicted to ''good" things too. I get addicted to unbelievable things.... things that don't even require an...
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