Good news: After 124 days of "serendipitously" bumping into your crush between classes, you have a date. Among the other very important issues you may be freaking out about—what to wear, which topics to talk about, when to kiss, and whether one more spritz of perfume or cologne will make you irresistible or a breathing hazard to anyone within a 5-mile radius—is the issue of your diabetes. And if so, how do you avoid the always awkward, "Nice ride.I have diabetes." If your diabetes is common knowledge at school, your date may understand why you need to prick your finger before a meal.
For parents of teens with ADHD, this can be even more difficult.
Relationship Obstacles Teens with ADHD are often more emotionally immature.
(There's a chance that he's a friend of a friend of a friend!
My mother-bear self wants to lay down the law and tell her no way in hell is she going to be dating an 18 year old who we know nothing about.
That's also when my career as a professional virgin came to an end. Mom, dad, the sex-ed teacher - none of them had taught me any of this stuff. People only love us for who you are, not who we pretend to be.