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5 things about living with autism

For most people, having a simple chat is effortless and enjoyable – but not for everyone. For Andrew Hughes, who is 24 and from Carlisle, it’s not easy at all. That’s because Andrew suffers from autism spectrum disorder (ASD), which describes a range of conditions that all cause problems with social interaction and communication.

Acquired Brain Injury

A series of videos explaining the impact of acquired brain injury

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD/ADD) – causes, symptoms & pathology

What is ADHD? ADHD and ADD are synonymous terms used to describe when a child displays symptoms related to not being able to pay attention or is overly active and impulsive.

Cannabis (Talk to Frank)

Smoking weed can make everything seem like it’s in slow motion as well as making you feel really chilled. How does it do this?

Cocaine (Talk to Frank)

Cocaine messes with the part of the brain that controls your heart. It can make you feel confident but it also over-stimulates the brain.