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U.S.A. Today  reported that Americans spent $340 billion on prescription drugs in 2011. That staggering statistic is a reality to millions of people who rely on pharmaceuticals to improve their overall quality of life. Health care reform at the legislative level …

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 …

With so much attention being focused on alcohol abuse, smoking addictions and the illegal drug trade, it’s easy to forget that one of the most dangerous and addictive drugs you may encounter may actually be sitting in your medicine cabinet. …

There are many effective drugs on the market for treating depression, but it can take several tries before a doctor finds a medication that works effectively for a particular patient. Because depression has different causes and symptoms, depression medications work differently …