Random discussion (originally) Adhd And Autism, I have a few questions

Haha yeah I got that feeling. People here still like pumkin spice but not as much I guess

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I stopped drinking coffee on school days ( not exactly by choice ) but I still take every opportunity to drink it :sweat_smile: Why’d you try to quit?

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Well specifically I tried to quit Starbucks because it’s expensive and too much sugar for me cause I’m pre diabetic.

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Ahhhh ok. That must be tough :confused:

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I was being really good about it and watching everything I did cause I was hyper focused on it and lost like 40 lbs but then I changed my interests and oops back to being bad again.

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Oof, it must be extra difficult when you’re neurodiverse ( quick question, what does pre-diabetic mean exactly? )

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Well I was told its when your sugar level is higher then normal range but lower than diabetic range. Plus my pap on my dad’s side and my gram on my mom’s side both were diabetic so it’s in my DNA or something.

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Ohhh ok, thanks for explaining!

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Hey y’all, how’s life?

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Bad and good. Depends on what aspect

What about first you

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Long story, had a horrible first half of the day then somewhat better after lunch. Let’s just say I prevented a major meltdown, held on by a thread and masked my stimming at lunch cause I’m still not comfortable showing them to the people at work. Hope everyone else was great today.

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I had two meltdowns, 4 flashbacks, 1 anxiety attack, and dissociated. So not really good

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Sorry to hear you had such a bad day.

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I’m sorry to hear yalls day was so bad :slightly_frowning_face: although I’m glad you managed to prevent a meltdown @MBalog

Speaking of, what yalls favorite stim?

EDIT: just realized I didn’t answer @A_Arctic_fox’s question. My day was just plain tiring, I’m exhausted and confused :neutral_face:

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I’m glad as well I am really not wanting to have a complete meltdown at work.

Well currently my favorite stim is with my hands, it’s almost like I’m snapping my fingers but with less force and running my thumb over all my fingers on both or one of my hands.

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Ohhh cool!! I love hearing about ( and trying ) other peoples stims :grin:

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And my service dog program denied me!

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I like rocking and hand flapping

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Oh no!!! Ahhh fox i’m so sorry :pensive:

( cool! )

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Oh no that’s not good at all. I can’t believe that they wouldn’t approve you.

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