Those TV programs tend to film the families that are way out in the tail end of the distribution and it's very hard to learn much about ADD or ADHD from those shows, much less how to treat either issue.
I was diagnosed along with our youngest boy when he was 7 and I was in … Read more
Yes, I first had it in my 40's---25 years ago; and only one bout with it since.
Here's a summary of what I know about it---redacted from internet sources that summarize what I know. And I'm including a few personal comments.
It's an inflammation of a thick band of tissue that connects the heel bone to the … Read more
Dear Shaheen Shaikh,
I wonder if perhaps you began having periods only recently? It is very good that you should ask these kinds of questions...my mother was a registered nurse during the 1930's, and here are some pointers she gave me...so long ago now.
1. I looked at one of Rooster Cogburn's links, and it seems good. … Read more
I'm passing this issue on to a more recent generation. I realize this may well become a pressing issue in the future, but I will avoid it if possible.
But technically, does anything need "support" in the absence of gravity?
I routinely avoid clicking on anything that does not interest me (unless I need to be aware of the information).
I'm content with that arragement.
I remember a line from the old Kung Fu TV show: "Get rid of those things that force you to serve them---whether they be as sacred as a chalice or as humble as a pebble."
I've found it to be useful advice for dealing with injustice also.