Can Children Have Bipolar Disorder?

Until recent years, medical science did not widely recognize that children can experience other mental illnesses besides attention deficit hyperactivity-disorder. In fact, most doctors refused to diagnose children with bipolar disorder even if the symptoms supported such a diagnosis. Bipolar disorder is a potentially serious condition where a child can rapidly swing from over-excitement, or [&hellip

Most Online Pharmacies Are Potentially Dangerous

Only a few dozen of the thousands of pharmacies accessible through the Internet are legitimate, which has prompted U.S. public health officials to renew its warnings regarding the purchase of prescription drugs online. An estimated 3 percent of the available online pharmacies are licensed by state and federal agencies, according to the National Association of [&hellip

Is Vyvanse A Safe Alternative To Adderall?

Prescription Adderall, a blend of amphetamines, was a “miracle drug” for many children and adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. However, some people faked ADHD symptoms so they could abuse or sell Adderall.  Faking ADHD symptoms is especially common among high school and college students who look for study aids. In light of all the publicity [&hellip

Can Prescription Methamphetamine Help with Attention Problems?

Methamphetamine abuse has overtaken parts of the United States in recent years, but methamphetamine is nothing new. Since the early 20th century, legal methamphetamine tablets have been used for several purposes. While the drug abuse stigma has made it difficult to secure a prescription for methamphetamine, it may indeed be one of the most effective [&hellip

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