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For One Woman, ADHD Isn't a Problem — It's the Reason She Excels

Whitney Coy is a freelance writer and editor based in Columbus, OH, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. She writes frequently for SheKnows, as well as several other websites. She writes on topics including parenting, pets...

The inspirational story of how ADHD has helped a health editor excel in the career of her dreams

It's easy to think of ADHD in adults as a hindrance or something that will make life harder. But Elizabeth Yuko is here to prove that not only is it something you can live with, it just might be the reason behind a major success. She's had an adventurous life and an amazing career, and she says ADHD just might be part of the reason it happened.

Just listening to Yuko's résumé alone will inspire you to be the best you can be too.

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