Concerta and Ritalin

I started on some ADD medications last week. I’ve noticed a significant improvement in my focus. It’s great! I have been much more “present” in meeting and my thinking is more orderly. I’m still on the introductory low-dose, I move to the big leagues on Friday. Hopefully it will just get better. Work is crazyContinue reading “Concerta and Ritalin”

aaaand It’s ADD

My partner and i filled out a behavioral survey designed to evaluated whether or not I had some characteristics of ADD. Big surprise; it turns out I have many characteristics of ADD. Not much hyperactivity so I won’t be getting sent to the principle or anything but I get distracted, i don’t finish things, someContinue reading “aaaand It’s ADD”

The Beach in January

Such a beautiful day here in God’s country that we’re heading out for a walk on the beach. I need it. The cold has driven me indoors and into the pantry for the past week! I’m still intrigued by my late-stage ADD diagnosis. In my mind I see myself getting on these drugs and thenContinue reading “The Beach in January”

Therapy?

Sheez, and I thought I was just a physical wreck! Tonight is my first appointment with a therapist. I’ve been having some pretty intense anxiety over the past couple of months. It involves some public humiliation that I don’t want to get into the specifics of…I wasn’t arrested or anything like that. It’s safe toContinue reading “Therapy?”

The War on Diabetes

Ok, it’s more of personal battle than a war. I was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes over 10 years ago. I think like many people I ignored this diagnosis and assumed that I didn’t have to make any life changes since I was getting such great drugs for it. I was wrong. My family doctor,Continue reading “The War on Diabetes”