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18 hrs ago | This is Local London

Frank Roome will feature in the 100 Londoners film

A teenager with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Dyslexia has found himself in the spotlight after featuring in the London-wide documentary, 1000 Londoners.

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Related Topix: World News, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Study Drugs Usage on the Rise

Ritalin and Adderall can bring about a feeling of alertness, but they can also be dangerous.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Sleep, Health, ADHD

ABC15.com

Just say yes? Rise of 'study drugs' in college

Around this time of year, you're more likely to find college students in the library cramming for final exams than out partying.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, ADHD, Health, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), University of Kentucky, Drug Enforcement Administration

Tue Apr 15, 2014

MarketWatch

J&J scoffs at patent cliff amid sales gain

While the company reported a 3% drop in sales at its consumer products division and no improvement in medical-device revenue, J&J's pharmaceutical sales climbed nearly 11% during the first quarter when compared with the same period in 2013.

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Related Topix: Food, J and J Snack Foods, Medicine

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Albany Times Union

Doctors Are Talking About Creating A New Attention Disorder For 'Daydreamy' Kids

According to the New York Times , some researchers say that almost two million American kids could have a controversial attention disorder called "sluggish cognitive tempo."

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, ADHD, Health, UC San Francisco

Southland Times

Kiwis taking to 'hillbilly heroin'

New Zealanders are popping prescription pills with alarming regularity, and a painkiller known as "hillbilly heroin" is being handed out too easily.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian

I-Newswire.com

Nature Optimized Launches Pure Clarity Calm and Pure Clarity Energy Boost

Filling a much-needed gap in the ADHD supplement market, Nature Optimized makes liquid supplements with a unique, proprietary blend of fats and amino acids plus brain-supporting vitamins and minerals that is safe for children as well as pregnant women.

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Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health, Life, Food, Nutrition

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Medical Daily

Adderall Abusers Less Likely To Develop ADHD And Schizophrenia Due To Dopamine Release

A new genetic study shows that people who enjoy the euphoric high of abusing amphetamine, or Adderall, are also least likely to require the medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

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Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health, Genetics, University of Chicago

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Bradenton.com

McLean mom crusades to get parents to back off

But to Wilma Bowers, who sports it proudly on her black Audi sedan, it's an act of subversion.

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Related Topix: McLean, VA, James Madison University, Family, Parenting, Fairfax County, VA, Kids, Medicine

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Western Edition

Using common sense to help manage attention deficit disorder

In class, he fidgets, every auditory and visual stimulus distracts him-- he gets up, talks to other students and disrupts the class.

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Related Topix: ADHD, Health

Canada NewsWire

Video B-Roll Available via Downloadable link - Breakthrough Study:...

Video B-Roll Available via Downloadable link - Breakthrough Study: Natural Supplement Decreases ADHD Symptoms in Children when Taken Alone or in Combination with Methylphenidate /CNW Telbec/ - The study is deemed groundbreaking by ADHD experts because it's the first time a natural supplement treatment has been compared to commonly prescribed ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health

Thu Apr 03, 2014

KKLA-FM Glendale

The Drugging of the American Boy

Nearly 20 percent of all American boys will be diagnosed with ADHD. Millions of those boys will be treated with a powerful stimulant.

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Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health, Psychiatry

The Mercury

Man dies after injecting Ritalin

A MIDWAY Point man died after injecting himself with the attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drug Ritalin, a Coroner's Court heard yesterday.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Apr 02, 2014

BBC News

Call for drugs review over ADHD

The way drugs to treat a common childhood disorder affecting behaviour are prescribed in Wales should be reviewed, said psychologists.

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Related Topix: ADHD, Health, Medicine, Neath and Port Talbot County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Swansea County, Wales, Carmarthenshire County, Wales, Powys County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Bridgend County, Wales

News24

Are we teaching our children to depend on drugs?

It may all begin with some paracetamol to help ease your baby's teething pain, or innocent looking homeopathic pills to calm a distressed toddler, who has bruised himself.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Homeopathy, Medicine, Health, ADHD, Psychiatry

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Kirkland Reporter

Stimulants a growing concern for teens | Skelton-McGougan

It has been hard to miss all the attention being given to the legalization of marijuana for adults - even in Super Bowl coverage.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Family, Kids, Medicine, ADHD, Health, Opinion

Examiner.com

'The World of ADHD: Undereducated and Overmedicated'

In America today, it seems that the "go to" method for addressing the issue of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in children, is to do nothing but write a prescription and that includes even where there is only a suspicion of it being an issue without an actual diagnosis.

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Related Topix: The World of, Alternative-Rock, Medicine, ADHD, Health

Sun Mar 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 3/23/2014 - 3/30/2014

Below are BWWOperaWorld.com's most popular articles from 3/23/2014 - 3/30/2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week! BWW Reviews: WNO's THE ELIXIR OF LOVE Enchants With Expert Cast and Visually Stunning Production by Audrey Liebross - March 23, 2014 THE ELIXIR OF LOVE, appearing in Italian at the Kennedy Center ... (more)

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Donizetti, Medicine, Bellini

Daily Mail

Expert claims ADHD is 'not a real disease' and anyone fits at least two of the criteria

Oh George, haven't you grown! In a personalized jumper, smiling delightedly at pet Lupo the cocker spaniel, a beautiful new portrait of Prince George and his two VERY proud parents 'There was blood on the hearse': Rapper and reality TV star Benzino 'shot by his nephew' while riding in his mother's funeral procession ADHD expert claims disorder is ... (more)

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Related Topix: Suicide, 9, Donovan Leitch, Medicine

Fri Mar 28, 2014

High Times

Adderall Children: The Tiny Speed Freaks of America

Modern medicine is turning American boys into speed fiends before they reach high school.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Drugs, Medicine, Drug Enforcement Administration, ADHD, Health

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