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Dinner is Always Late in Our ADHD Home Sometimes I make an extravagant pasta sauce from scratch and forget to boil the pasta. Other days I make enough for an Army and have leftovers for a week. No … ...
Being A Sexist Man Has This Mental Cost Acting like a playboy (being a sexist man) and enjoying having power over women are both strongly linked to this mental cost (also: BLACK FRIDAY SALE! 30% OFF EBOOKS). BLACK FRIDAY SALE: Use the code “BLACKFRIDAY” for 30% off Dr Jeremy Dean's ebooks: The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything
Too Many Ingredients in My Pie: ADHD Cooking With an apple pie in mind, I set out to make the perfect butter based crust. Six large apples are all peeled and lay naked and browning before me. Everything … ...
Parents Cut Off by Adult Children: Clueless? Part 2 In a previous post I opined that most parents whose adult children have cut them off know the real reason. That is not always the case. This post describes one common issue.
How To Best Cope With The Holidays: Don’t Go Home What would happen if you chose to create your own holiday this year and didn’t go home to your family? After all a “holiday” is supposed to be a festive … ...
ADHD Ambivalence Ambivalence can mean experiencing contradictory feelings at the same time. And if you have ADHD and if you are reasonably self aware, you know exactly what that is. But ambivalence … ...
3 Mindfulness Tips to Reduce Anxiety Have you ever had your heart race, palms become sweaty, or have difficulty focusing because you’re so nervous? These are some of the signs of anxiety. Anxiety can be debilitating for some people, and for others it might just be a few minutes of feeling … ...
Today I Love Black Friday Today I love black Friday, though in truth, I don’t actually get to experience it much up here in Canada. I love that people get that excited about the holiday … ...
ADHD Millennial Black Friday Giveaway: Free Advice We’ve got the best Black Friday deal here at ADHD Millennial: we’re giving away advice, for free. You can’t get that at Best Buy! So take advantage of this one-time … ...
3 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Color What’s your favorite color? It’s such a simple question, but we still aren’t sure why people answer the way they do. That said, psychologists have made some interesting discoveries while researching what drives people’s color preferences. Here are 3 things you might not know about why people like some colors...
Connection found between memory mechanisms, resistance to epilepsy A genetic change in the protein eEF2K creates resistance to epileptic attacks, thereby creating the possibility of a new treatment for the disease, show the surprising results of a new study.
New drug limits and then repairs brain damage in stroke A potential new drug reduces the number of brain cells destroyed by stroke and then helps to repair the damage, researchers have discovered.
19 Reasons for Chronic Underperformance By the mid-40’s certain aspects of a person’s personality become very apparent. One of these things is work productivity. While there can be socioeconomic reasons for underperformance, after twenty years, a person is able to rise above even the most difficult of times. There is … ...
Best of Our Blogs: November 25, 2016 As I write this, it’s Thanksgiving morning. There is havoc in my two kid household. But that is normal. The sound of crying, whining and meltdowns (which could or could not be coming from the grown ups as well), is not the peaceful gathering we … ...
Information About Substance Abuse Treatment Systems For many people, contact with the criminal justice system is their first opportunity for substance abuse treatment. It provides information on the substance abuse treatment system and its clients on … ...
How Social Experiences Affect Bipolar Disorder Social support is an incredibly important aspect of treating bipolar disorder. Medication can only go so far, so people with bipolar disorder have to depend on other people to close … ...
Your Biological Family and the People Who Feel Like... Do you have people in your life who feel like family even though you are not related them through legal or biological ties? Do you also have ties with biological … ...
The Online Narcissist Are we really experiencing a narcissism epidemic, and does social media use play a role? A new meta-analysis raises some disturbing questions.
Brainfood You are what you eat? Maybe so. In the everlasting quest for mind health, there is a growling connection to body health. Body health entails more than feverishly pumping weights at your local gym; it means consuming heart-healthy and, more importantly, mind-healthy foods. “Mind-healthy foods? … ...
Things I’m Thankful For in 2016 Happy Thanksgiving you guys! I’m back home in Civil War country. I brought my boyfriend along. It’s the first time he’s met my family. They’re the first thing I’ve been … ...