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Archie's and Veronica's Misconceived Return to “Riverdale” - The New Yorker

Ritalin - Sun, 2017-03-26 22:00

The New Yorker

Archie's and Veronica's Misconceived Return to “Riverdale”
The New Yorker
Veronica Lodge is a Bettie Page-style bombshell; Archie Andrews is a sensitive jock with a six-pack; Betty Cooper is a virgin with a blond ponytail, but she's also an amateur detective who takes Ritalin. The show's banter is up to date—“What do you ...

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Focus On South Florida: ADHD Epidemic - CBS Miami

ADHD - Sun, 2017-03-26 08:50

CBS Miami

Focus On South Florida: ADHD Epidemic
CBS Miami
The most common is ADHD. The Center for Children and Families at FIU is committed to improving the lives of those affected by mental health problems, like ADHD. We focus on what's being done by the CCF to counter the epidemic and we'll meet a parent ...

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'I Got This' app helps kids with ADHD stay focused -- and helps their parents keep them on track - WCPO

ADHD - Sun, 2017-03-26 05:55

WCPO

'I Got This' app helps kids with ADHD stay focused -- and helps their parents keep them on track
WCPO
When Rich Schramm was a child, he had teachers who tried to deal with his attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by beating it out of him. "I got swats for not bringing my pencil to class," the Montgomery resident said. Now, he's come up with ...

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ADHD: Questions surround long-term treatment - KPCnews.com

ADHD - Sat, 2017-03-25 21:03

ADHD: Questions surround long-term treatment
KPCnews.com
They showed that although the number of children with ADHD who consistently received treatment into adulthood is relatively small, those who continued to receive these medications showed no differences in symptom severity when compared to those who ...

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Bryshere Gray's Mother (Andria Mayberry) Pens Book About His ... - Eurweb.com

ADHD - Sat, 2017-03-25 09:09

Eurweb.com

Bryshere Gray's Mother (Andria Mayberry) Pens Book About His ...
Eurweb.com
Andria Mayberry, mother of rapper and actor, Bryshere Gray, has penned her first book titled “Before Empire: Raising Bryshere “Yazz The Greatest” Gray.”

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ADHD: One Guy's Experience and Perspective - The Beacon Bolt

ADHD - Fri, 2017-03-24 20:05

The Beacon Bolt

ADHD: One Guy's Experience and Perspective
The Beacon Bolt
Hey, everybody! I'm Bryce Hagan for the Beacon Bolt and this week I was asked if I could write an article exploring my experience with ADHD. As most of you probably know, ADHD stands for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. It's a relatively newly ...

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Lockhart crash's grieving families to FAA: Don't let it happen again - Chron.com

Ritalin - Fri, 2017-03-24 17:30

Chron.com

Lockhart crash's grieving families to FAA: Don't let it happen again
Chron.com
Either way, coursing through his veins were the sedative Valium, the painkiller Oxycontin, two antidepressants, the ADHD stimulant Ritalin, the sedating allergy medicine Benadryl, a muscle relaxant, Tylenol and cough syrup. One FAA doctor later said ...

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How to Earn a Ph.D. with ADHD - ADDitude (blog)

ADHD - Fri, 2017-03-24 13:06

How to Earn a Ph.D. with ADHD
ADDitude (blog)
I'm married to an intimidatingly competent woman, and we have a bright, precocious three-year-old. I have ADHD. I was diagnosed when I was 11, and was medicated for seven years. I did well in school, and I cannot imagine, and have no wish to imagine, ...

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Long-term Usage of ADHD Drugs Linked to Growth Suppression - Mad In America

ADHD - Fri, 2017-03-24 09:05

Mad In America

Long-term Usage of ADHD Drugs Linked to Growth Suppression
Mad In America
Extended use of ADHD drugs shown to stunt growth without significantly alleviating symptoms.

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Long-term Usage of ADHD Drugs Linked to Growth Suppression - Mad In America

Ritalin - Fri, 2017-03-24 09:05

Mad In America

Long-term Usage of ADHD Drugs Linked to Growth Suppression
Mad In America
The results of this 14-month study proposed that drug interventions, featuring stimulants commonly known by names such as Ritalin, Adderall, or Focalin, were associated with reduced symptom severity alongside relatively fewer negative side effects ...

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6 Challenges in Assessing ADHD in Adult Patients - Psychiatric Times

ADHD - Fri, 2017-03-24 08:53

Psychiatric Times

6 Challenges in Assessing ADHD in Adult Patients
Psychiatric Times
The clinical presentation and functional impacts of ADHD in adults vary greatly from their child and adolescent counterparts. Scroll through the slides to read more on this issue. It is often assumed that hyperactivity/impulsivity fade or resolve ...

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Underlying teen drug abuse is ease of access to prescription pills - Santa Fe New Mexican

Ritalin - Fri, 2017-03-24 01:44

Santa Fe New Mexican

Underlying teen drug abuse is ease of access to prescription pills
Santa Fe New Mexican
Prescription drugs tend to fall into three categories: opioids, depressants and stimulants. Some of the most common prescription drugs used by teens include Ritalin, Adderall, Xanax, oxycodone and codeine, which are taken, for the most part, in pill form.

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The upsides to ADHD | WBMA - ABC 33/40 - Alabama's News Leader

ADHD - Thu, 2017-03-23 21:34

Alabama's News Leader

The upsides to ADHD | WBMA - ABC 33/40
Alabama's News Leader
Wandering off task, constant activity, impulsiveness. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder can be difficult to manage. But, there is increasing evidence of plenty ...

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Synthetic THC drug Syndros poised for Schedule II classification - The Cannabist

Ritalin - Thu, 2017-03-23 17:36

Synthetic THC drug Syndros poised for Schedule II classification
The Cannabist
... Schedule II, the second-most restrictive category. Other drugs in Schedule II — classified as substances with a “high potential for abuse” but having some form of currently accepted medical use — include Vicodin, cocaine, oxycodone, Adderall and ...

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MTA Surprise: ADHD Meds May Not Improve Symptoms But Can Lead to Height Reduction - ADDitude (blog)

ADHD - Thu, 2017-03-23 09:55

MTA Surprise: ADHD Meds May Not Improve Symptoms But Can Lead to Height Reduction
ADDitude (blog)
Children with ADHD who take medication until adulthood may end up significantly shorter than their peers, according to new data from a long-term study — without a corresponding decrease in ADHD symptoms to make up for it. The Multimodal Treatment ...

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ADHD app would help kids complete tasks and build self-esteem ... - Cleveland 19 News

ADHD - Thu, 2017-03-23 03:26

ADHD app would help kids complete tasks and build self-esteem ...
Cleveland 19 News
A Cincinnati man says he is 95 percent complete creating what he says is the first app that's been designed to help kids living with ADHD, or Attention-Deficit ...

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is it really ADD/ADHD? - southcoasttoday.com - SouthCoastToday.com

ADHD - Thu, 2017-03-23 01:03

is it really ADD/ADHD? - southcoasttoday.com
SouthCoastToday.com
We often hear people throw around several terms with regard to an active child, but most people really don't know the difference between hyperactivity and the ...

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Exclusive: Bryshere Gray's mom talks navigating her son's ADHD in new book - Rolling Out

ADHD - Wed, 2017-03-22 11:28

Rolling Out

Exclusive: Bryshere Gray's mom talks navigating her son's ADHD in new book
Rolling Out
At age five-years-old, Bryshere was diagnosed with ADHD, a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and makes it difficult for them control impulsive behaviors. It was a tough bill for a single mom to pay. She leaned into God and ...

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Pediatric Speaker Night slated for March 28: ADHD to be explored - Hibbing Daily Tribune

ADHD - Wed, 2017-03-22 05:12

Pediatric Speaker Night slated for March 28: ADHD to be explored
Hibbing Daily Tribune
“It's sometimes confusing how the clinical approach to working with students is different from the educational approach,” Ridgeway explained. “There is both clinical criteria for diagnosing ADHD, as well as special education criteria for determining if ...

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Good to Glow 2017 - TheStranger.com

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-03-21 12:50

TheStranger.com

Good to Glow 2017
TheStranger.com
So technically this is a DJ night at Studio Seven presented by Marble Productions, but really this event is about the one-thousand-glow-stick giveaway, which you can also bring your own glow items to in adding to the theme. Featured selectors Koyote ...

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