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7 Things You Shouldn't Say to Someone with ADHD

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Annoyed woman looking away during an argument.
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Friends arguing in public.
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“You have ADHD? At your age?”


Stressed woman can't concentrate on work.
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“But you aren’t hyper.”


Colorful pills.
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“ADHD is just a way for big-pharma to make more money.”


Medication in woman's hand.
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“Do you take medication? Can I try one?”


Man distracted at work.
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“Everyone has a little ADHD.”


Woman with a headache.
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“I think ADHD is overdiagnosed.”


Woman bored of ironing clothing.
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“ADHD is used as an excuse for bad behavior.”


Eileen Bailey

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Eileen Bailey is an award-winning author of six books on health and parenting topics and freelance writer specializing in health topics including ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer. Her wish is to provide readers with relevant and practical information on health conditions to help them make informed decisions regarding their health care.