A common comment is that you hurt yourself to get attention. It's wrong. Self-harm becomes the only solution one looks at to deal with overwhelming emotions. 

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ADHD is a disorder that involves difficulty with concentration, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. The twins Vetle and Sander (21) have been diagnosed with ADHD since childhood - and have used medication. But while one has stopped taking medication, the other still has.

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It is important that someone dares to stand up and show people a different picture of OCD.

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- I was a child and a teenager with serious problems inside, who felt different and outside, who early on was ashamed of and hated her body, and who eventually took control of the one thing I could, and thus lost control of most everyting.

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- We do not speak the same language, writes the woman behind the blog Aspergerinformator in a new post that is about being different; about standing out from the so-called "neurotypical" among us.

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Being a patient in a situation where other people have absolutely all the power to make decisions that can have a decisive impact on your life, that balance of power I think no one who has not really felt it on the body can imagine how it feels.

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The diagnosis of emotionally unstable personality disorder has been difficult to accept, writes the woman behind the blog Speak with words. I have avoided talking about the diagnosis, but today I felt ready for it.

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There is a lot of talk about what it is like to be a relative of a sick person. About what it's like to see someone you love so much disappear into illness. But what is not talked about is what it is like to know that you are creating relatives.

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