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Is your child at risk for abusing substances?

2014-09-10 08:30:56

Often children and teens with ADHD are more susceptible to alcohol and drug use. There are a number of different risk factors that may help distinguish young people who are more likely to begin using drugs from those less likely to use.

Investing with ADHD

2014-09-08 10:28:37

As an adult with ADHD you likely need a very specific structure around your investing and saving actions. Last week I talked of the need to save, live, give and spend as the order and structure that would be helpful. I am not a financial advisor so do not make any changes after reading this without consulting your financial advisor. Here are some general themes that will help if you have been diagnosed with ADHD or your child has been and you want to teach money management and investment strategies.

Living with Chronic Pain

Exercise for Pain?

2014-06-10 09:19:50

Hurting yourself by pulling or tearing a muscle often requires rest and rehabilitation. Chronic pain which has as its’ start a physical injury just like the muscle tear, will get more painful if you rest too long.

The Pain Isn’t in Your Head

2014-05-26 09:31:48

Your pain is real. Chronic pain is a puzzling and often frustrating illness to treat. It starts often with an acute injury that may get a bit better over time, but then improvement just stops. Your shoulder starts to feel better after surgery, the surgeon did a great job, but it still hurts.

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