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Medicaid is the wrong prescription
Two new studies cast a negative light on "free" healthcare. First off, I support the private health insurance subsidies aspect of the Affordable Care Act .
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Research shows moves to ban pay-to-delay deals are justified
Controversial deals that delay generic versions of drugs coming onto the market can lead to consumers paying significantly more for some treatments, according to new research by an academic from the University of East Anglia .
Check for allergies and down calming herbs before popping pills
A lot of people seem to be getting diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder these days, adults and children alike.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
College students, thousands on Staten Island, abuse 'study drug' -- Schumer calls for action
For youngsters with attention deficit disorder or other hyperactivity behavior problems, it's a medication can be an effective treatment.
As more youngsters than ever are prescribed drugs for hyperactivity,...
Yet many of those may not have the behavioural disorder but could instead be suffering from sleep deprivation, says a leading U.S. doctor.
Last child in the woods
Viki Mather said sending kids to camp, such as Camp Manitou Bay of Islands on the North Shore of Lake Superior, is a great way to let them connect with nature.
Study: Ritalin Doesn't Help Academics
PROBLEM: In 1997, a policy reform in Quebec expanded insurance coverage for medications.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Cohen and Rasmussen: A Nation of Kids on Speed
Walk into any American high school and nearly one in five boys in the hallways will have a diagnosis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Sen. Schumer Seeks Crackdown On 'Academic Doping'
Sen. Charles Schumer, speaking from his Midtown office on Sunday, said up to 35 percent of all college kids report using stimulants like Adderall and Ritalin as a study tool .
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Knoxville News Sentinel
Local Voices: Mike O'Neil: Be on the lookout for students misusing stimulants
With the onset of summer, several activities are starting to reach full swing - tanning, hiking, studying for final exams for many college and high school students and, of course, misuse and abuse of central nervous system stimulants such as Ritalin or Adderall .
Fri Jun 14, 2013
ADHD Drug Shortage
There's more stress for parents with a child diagnosed with ADHD. Drugs needed to treat their child's diagnosis are in short supply.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
The dangers of Adderall
The alarm bell was sounded Thursday for what apparently is a new drug of choice among college students who pull "all nighters".
Why Extroverts Like Parties and Introverts Avoid Crowds
Whereas extroverts may enjoy being the life of the party, introverts may prefer a quiet night in with a cup of tea The study, published today in the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, found that extroverts are more likely to associate the rush of a feel-good brain chemical with the environment they are in at the time.
Schumer Wants NY Colleges To Crack Down On Test-Cramming Drugs
Federal studies show as many as 1 in 3 college students frequently use easy-to-get stimulants without prescriptions to stay awake cramming for exams.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Duke Health News
Child Analog Classroom Study
We are looking for children 6-12 years old to participate in a double-blind, placebo-controlled study of an orally disintegrating methylphenidate tablet for ADHD.
Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate Demonstrates Significantly Faster...
Shire plc presents scientific data comparing the efficacy and safety of the Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder treatments lisdexamfetamine dimesylate and atomoxetine at the 4th World Congress on ADHD, Milan, Italy.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Neurofeedback Therapy an Effective, Non-Drug Treatment for ADHD
Neurofeedback therapy is a safe, non-invasive, alternative option for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents.
BIKES: 2013 Ducati Hypermotard First Ride
Ducati's Hypermotard is the Italian brand's poster child for bad behavior, socially unacceptable antics and plain ol' hooliganism.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Ucb S.a. (Ucb) - Financial and Strategic Swot Analysis Review - New Market Research Report
The company's products focus mainly on the central nervous system and immunology therapeutic domains.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Google allows fake drug site ads, state AG says
Prescription drugs are now readily available through the internet, and access to these websites can be found through platforms like YouTube.