I Have Adhd and Anxiety

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    I wish people knew how hard it is

    for me to get work done it feels like when I'm overwhelmed I just stop and tell myself it's pointless and that I'll never finish or I just get distracted like right now...
    HunterBanks HunterBanks
    18-21, F
    Mar 3

    I'm having trouble striking a balance between

    managing my anxiety and my adhd. I was off adhd meds for years because they made me jumpy and panicky all the time. I felt calmer off stimulants but I didn't like how nebulous and spacy I felt. I started taking the lowest possible dose of dexidrine two days ago and I had a...
    NamelessNomad NamelessNomad
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2014


    HI, I'm Mark. ADHD has affected all parts of my life. I've had SO many opportunities lost- really good opportunities! I feel like such a failure! On one hand, I know I'm capable of doing big things. I had the opportunity to build up a business, I had all the right ideas, but...
    1Mark 1Mark
    3 Responses Jun 14, 2011

    I have generalized anxiety disorder

    or panic disorder social anxiety disorder ADHD , and insomnia. When I meet someone that has no mental issues i'm not envious I just hope they understand or try to if I get anxious or if I act or behave in an add way.
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    4 Responses Oct 21, 2015

    I am worried I am going to have a panic attack

    tomorrow.. It's my first day back at school and I hate school bc I get bullied everyday.. Someone help please :(
    Muppo23 Muppo23
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 1, 2014

    Yeah I wish people knew how hard paying

    attention really is for me... School was never my thing
    HunterBanks HunterBanks
    18-21, F
    Mar 3
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