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Bill D discovered he had ADHD while in a 12-step program to overcome his alcohol addiction. It has been a long, winding road for managing both conditions, but he moves forward. Bill D. shares his struggles and victories in learning to accept his addiction and ADHD.

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posted: Sunday October 28th - 3:31pm

We Are Everywhere

You know when you buy a new kind of car and suddenly start seeing them everywhere you drive? Or when you become a new parent, it seems like babies are everywhere? I relate to that phenomenon in a new way lately. Actually, in two new ways. First, I’m amazed at all the people I run across in social situations who don’t drink. Who would have guessed? Before...
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posted: Thursday October 11th - 9:02am

Time for Treatment

With two years of sobriety under my belt, I'm (finally) looking at treatment options for my ADD.

I haven't written in a while. I've been distracted. Big surprise. Actually, I've been ignoring my ADD and, as you might have guessed, I found out that doesn't make it go away. Recently, though, I've met with a doctor and am discussing treatment options. I'm excited and optimistic to be moving in this direction. There are a few things that have happened that have helped get...
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