WASHINGTON (AP) — More parents need to talk with their teens about the dangers of abusing Ritalin, Adderall and other prescription drugs, suggests a new study that finds discouraging trends on kids and drug use.
Nearly one in five high school age boys in the United States and 11 percent of school-age children over all have received a medical diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, A.D.H.D. This comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall says some players are getting an extra boost. By using Viagra. Apparently new meaning to the term “performance enhancing drugs.” Brandon says he doesn’t need it. Quote: “I’m fortunate to […]
By Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer Older teens and adults with attention deficit disorder are much less likely to commit a crime while on ADHD medication, a provocative study from Sweden found. It also […]