I think that my problems with cognition -- my ADD -- was always present. I think that as I restrained myself from sexual activity, that I became more and more stressed. That stress enabled me to push past and control the ADD for long enough to get some things done. That I have always wielded my stress in order to marshal my concentration.
Ask yourself: is this a common list of symptoms of acute depression? Over-sleeping, Agoraphobia, clouded thinking, poor short-term memory, irritabilityUnless you haven't been reading the same things that I have, you'll have to concede that they are.
I tried your ADHD tests:http://www.adders.org/who%20addult%20adhdscreen.pdfscored 5/6 in the dark boxes for Part Ahttp://www.adders.org/info7.htmI have at least 18/20 on this one. Crumbs. Maybe I need to see a doctor!