Risky Use of Stimulants and Teenagers

Risky Use of Stimulants and Teenagers

Teen Drug Use of Stimulants   Prescription ADHD medications like Adderall, Ritalin, and Vyvanse are becoming increasingly popular for overworked and overscheduled college students. ADHD stimulants strengthen the brain’s inhibitory capacities, by increasing the...
ADHD and ADD Teens: The Abuse of Adderall

ADHD and ADD Teens: The Abuse of Adderall

Adderall and ADHD Teens: The Abuse of Medication   Having a teen diagnosed with ADD (attention deficit disorder) or ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is nothing to be ashamed of. It makes me cringe when parents assume that teens with ADD/ADHD are...