Tag Archives: ADHD

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is often treated with a prescription stimulant such as Adderall or Ritalin.  In fact, stimulants are the third most common prescribed drug for children, behind antibiotics and antidepressants.  For more than a decade, however, there has …

A new study, conducted at Michigan State University and published in the Journal of Pediatrics, showed that children with ADHD show better concentration levels after a short period of exercise.  Some 2.5 million children in the United States are successfully managing their …

The FDA recently warned consumers to beware of purchasing fake ADHD drugs online.  The FDA said some “rogue websites” are selling fake versions of the drug Adderall, a commonly prescribed stimulant used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The current shortage of Adderall …