ADHD and TikTok self-diagnosis trends
The hashtag #ADHD has been viewed more than 20 billion times, with some turning to TikTok for self-diagnosis rather than waiting for a formal assessment.
Access All was investigated by BBC reporter Ben Moore, who began his journey to diagnosis on the social media platform. Henry Shelford from ADHD UK gives advice on what to do if this all sounds familiar. And why he thinks the condition’s name doesn’t accurately reflect what it is.
British Comedian of the Year Dan Tiernan talks with Nikki Fox and Emma Tracey about his movement disorder, life in comedy and the job he was fired from quantity.
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