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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 08:58:12 +0000
I’m Profiled In This Month’s Readers Digest, October 2016, Canadian Edition, With 2 Other ADHD Adults. Title is “Three Canadians On What It’s Like To Be an Adult With ADHD.” Page 57-61. Written by Lisa Bendall. www.lisabendall.com . @lisabendall It’s out now. Have a look at it on a newsstand or supermarket/drugstore where they carry Readers […]
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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 06:48:59 +0000
October is ADHD Awareness month. Here’s what’s going on and some ideas for ADHD book displays in your city, province or state based on what I and volunteers of my Vancouver Adult ADD Support group have done in BC for 4 years. Canadian ADHD Awareness Month site. American ADHD Awareness Month site. US ADDA’s Daily TADD […]
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:01:25 +0000
Want to learn more about ADHD in adults, children & teens? Come to CADDAC’s 8th annual ADHD conference here in Vancouver. Tell your ADHD friends, doctors and teachers. Cross posted to BC ADHD CADDAC, Centre For ADHD Awareness annual Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder conference used to comes out west to Vancouver BC just once a […]
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Thu, 26 May 2016 05:48:41 +0000
Please tell BC Pharmacare and health minister Terry Lake why they should cover long-acting ADHD medications vs just the short acting ones. CADDAC, CADDRA and some BC Psychiatrists and doctors are organizing this. Deadline is June 1st, 2016. If you live in BC and have a family member with ADHD or have ADHD yourself and […]
Sun, 01 May 2016 06:54:57 +0000
Do you know someone whose has been treated for years for depression but they don’t get better? Are their antidepressant medications not working? Do they really have treatment resistant depression? Or do they have undiagnosed and untreated ADHD that the medical system often ignores and neglects? In this post, I will show that a very large […]
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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 07:45:48 +0000
Want to have your daughter or son get a proper diagnosis for ADHD in America? It helps if you’re white a study of 17,100 children for 8 years in Pediatrics revealed. This is despite minority children having more risk factors for ADHD. I wonder if the rates are similar in Canada or different? Or if there […]
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 06:28:30 +0000
It’s no secret among parents with ADHD that many children with ADHD have social skills problems and have difficulty making friends. Have a look at some of the research that Dr. Amori Mikami’s Peer Relationships in Childhood Lab has done on ADHD children. They are also not afraid to have some fun:) If you’re the parent […]
Sat, 12 Sep 2015 23:54:38 +0000
At the Justin Trudeau Rally Sept 10th in Vancouver, I asked Harjit Sajjan Liberal Candidate For Vancouver South (Twitter: @HarjitSajjan Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/harjit.sajjan.7 ) an Ex-Vancouver Police Detective-Constable with the Gang Crime Unit specializing in organized crime who was with the VPD for 11 years my question about screening federal prisoners for ADHD I’ve asked other federal politicians. We ADHD […]
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 22:39:46 +0000
This is why I asked Liberal party leader Justin Trudeau the question about if he’d commit to screening federal prisoners for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. 21% To 45% 0f Prisoners Have ADHD 15 Peer Reviewed Studies Show. Crime and jail are costly to society, but treatment is cheap. I used 15 peer reviewed studies in my […]
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 21:22:31 +0000
The fourth annual BC ADHD Awareness Week will be will be October 12-18th 2015. The purpose of the week is to: Raise awareness of ADHD in BC Reduce stigma and misinformation on ADHD in adults and children Show the economic and social costs of ignoring and stigmatizing ADHD Provide factual information on ADHD Encourage proper diagnosis and […]
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