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10 hrs ago | PsychCentral

Can Ritalin Help Adults Improve Self-Control?

As most will attest, self-control is often difficult, be it sticking with a diet, improving exercise habits, or trying to stay attentive during a boring lecture.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, ADHD

12 hrs ago | Shape

Your Brain On: Adderall

College students across the country are gearing up for finals, which means anyone with an Adderall prescription is about to become really popular.

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Related Topix: Medicine, UC San Francisco

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Just silly: the best of the best

TEDx Sydney takes place on Sunday at the Sydney Opera House. We asked some of the speakers involved to nominate their favourite TED talks of all time.

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Science Daily

Toward unraveling the Alzheimer's mystery: New step points to proteins

Getting to the bottom of Alzheimer's disease has been a rapidly evolving pursuit with many twists, turns and controversies.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Medicine

Hispanic Business

Johnson & Johnson Reports 2014 First-Quarter Results:

Operational results increased 5.3% and the negative impact of currency was 1.8%.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Leukemia

EurekAlert!

ADHD drug may help preserve our self-control resources

Methylphenidate, also known as Ritalin, may prevent the depletion of self-control, according to research published in Psychological Science , a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.

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Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014

CNN

Just say yes to 'study drugs'?

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

News24

A Dyslexic view.

How closely do your views align with those of the party you are voting for? Try our quiz - the results may shock you.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Fri Apr 18, 2014

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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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

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