ADHD is Real, and So is Ritalin

Loving the ADHD devil - DAY 22 I have a love-hate relationship with my medication. I don't like the way I feel when I take my daily dose of methylphenidate, however, on the days I forget to take my medication, I feel far from good as well. With every pill I'm giving away a part … Continue reading ADHD is Real, and So is Ritalin

Ritalin – The bad things

In order to control my ADHD devil I take Ritalin or Methylphenidate. This medication gives me the opportunity to take over control, to set goals and focus on them, to not get distracted by everything and reduce the chaos that is always present inside my brain. I see Ritalin as an eraser, a tool I … Continue reading Ritalin – The bad things

Fighting the ADHD devil – DAY 5 – And how the pharmaceutical industry makes things even harder

This morning before work, I had to go to the pharmacy to pick up my ADHD medication for the next 6 weeks. I think this is part of a secret ADHD therapy, making us do this so often. There are many other medications that they will give you for 3, 6 or even 12 months … Continue reading Fighting the ADHD devil – DAY 5 – And how the pharmaceutical industry makes things even harder