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Adderall; are our college age children becoming addicted?

Adderall; are our college age children becoming addicted? Adderall is a medication made of amphetamine salts that was originally given to patients who suffered from ADHD, and its effects improved their level of concentration.  While this is a good thing overall, students have somehow found out that in the competitive world of college, the drug also helped them concentrate better and had other physiological effects that helped them keep their weight off as well. The broader adoption of Adderall had to do with the drug manufacturers lofty goals for the amount of the drugs the public would be taking and Read More »