Dear Abby, think again.

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I mean, I guess it's progress of sorts when ADHD makes it into a nationally syndicated advice column. Even if you don't totally agree with the advice given.A high school student (I'm assuming high school, no age given) wrote to say that their ADHD medication was suppressing their appetite, and so they didn't eat any lunch, and well-meaning teachers and friends have been pushing them to eat, not knowing the situation. The student didn't want to tell anyone, because some of those friends make fun of people with ADHD.Abby (okay, "Abby") says to inform the teachers about the medication, but added this:"It's a shame they would tease someone who has ADHD because it's a condition that so many students and adults share. . . .

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