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    Lightbulb Do ADHD causes depression?

    Hi Everyone,

    Would it be possible for a person who have ADHD could be depressed too?

    Thank you

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    Depression doesn’t discriminate. It can affect anyone at any time. Have you spoken to a doctor about it?

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    Boss Lady ;) Suzi's Avatar
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    Hi and welcome to DWD.
    Stella is right, it's more than possible for that to be the case. Are you asking for yourself?
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    Hi and welcome
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    I don't think ADHD and depression are mutually exclusive, you can suffer from one or the other or even both.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stella180 View Post
    Depression doesn’t discriminate. It can affect anyone at any time. Have you spoken to a doctor about it?
    Hi thank for the reply, yes I am, btw, I'll be seeing my GP tomorrow

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    Princess Sparkles Paula's Avatar
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    Would you let us know how you get on?
    Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry. James 1 v 19

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    I'm glad you are seeing your Dr. Do let us know how you get on...
    God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,
    Courage to change the things I can,
    And wisdom to know the difference.

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    Hi everyone, you guys are okay, sorry I take too long to reply, been busy for awhile, my GP told me to do exercise as I am a bit above with a normal weight. So everything went fine now. I watch on youtube for exercise routines. and also I found these article on the net that explains ADHD and Depression: link removed as per DWD policy - we like to get to know our members before allowing links to other sites. I find it so helpful tho
    Last edited by Paula; 19-04-18 at 01:22 PM. Reason: Removed link as per DWD policy

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