René Brooks

ADHD and Impulsivity: 6 Ways to Stay In Control

For René Brooks realized that her spontaneity can come with consequences.

39 ADHD Patient Stories

How I’ve Wrestled with ADHD and Anxiety
4 min
article
Nerris Nassiri

How I’ve Wrestled with ADHD and Anxiety

Meal Planning With ADHD
6 min
article
Terry Matlen

Meal Planning With ADHD

Movie and TV Characters That Give Life to My ADHD Symptoms
6 min
article
Nerris Nassiri

Movie and TV Characters That Give Life to My ADHD Symptoms

Favorite Holiday Gifts for People with ADHD
4 min
article
Nerris Nassiri

Favorite Holiday Gifts for People with ADHD

Coming to Terms with Your ADHD Diagnosis
4 min
article
René Brooks

Coming to Terms with Your ADHD Diagnosis

Diagnosed with ADHD? 7 Steps to Get on Track
3 min
article
René Brooks

Diagnosed with ADHD? 7 Steps to Get on Track

How I (Finally) Chose My College Major
5 min
article
Nerris Nassiri

How I (Finally) Chose My College Major

Study Hacks That Worked for my ADHD
6 min
article
Nerris Nassiri

Study Hacks That Worked for my ADHD

The Procrastination Black Hole — and How to Climb Out of It
7 min
article
Terry Matlen

The Procrastination Black Hole — and How to Climb Out of It

Is ADHD Different For Women?
5 min
article
Terry Matlen

Is ADHD Different For Women?

Nurturing and Maintaining Relationships with ADHD
4 min
article
René Brooks

Nurturing and Maintaining Relationships with ADHD

How I Found My ADHD Community
3 min
article
René Brooks

How I Found My ADHD Community

What I Know Now: Reflecting on Childhood, Post-ADHD Diagnosis
6 min
article
Nerris Nassiri

What I Know Now: Reflecting on Childhood, Post-ADHD Diagnosis

Low Self-Esteem: The Side of ADHD You Don’t See
4 min
article
René Brooks

Low Self-Esteem: The Side of ADHD You Don’t See

Careers And ADHD: How To Find The Right Fit
5 min
article
Terry Matlen

Careers And ADHD: How To Find The Right Fit

Making Your ADHD Work in the Office
4 min
article
René Brooks

Making Your ADHD Work in the Office

About Life Effects

Living with one or more chronic conditions affects your life in so many ways. The only people who really know what you are going through are those who have faced the same challenges for years. With that in mind we have created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients, for patients.

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