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The growing problem with ADHD, and the effects of the medications that relieve it. The NY times explores and Huffington Post offers alternative advice.

  The growing problem with ADHD, and the effects of the medications that relieve it. The NY times explores and Huffington Post offers alternative advice Apparently, more children than ever are being diagnosed with ADHD, and with that, more people than ever are taking Ritalin. While this drug can help those who are unable to concentrate because the condition affects their attention span, are more children being placed on the drug because they just do not fit the classic school mold? Ritalin, of course, is a stimulant and when used on children and adults with the condition, seems to help Read More »