Wednesday, October 30, 2013

New warning about ‘study drugs’

Digital Journal, October 29, 2013

"A new warning has been issued about the dangers of taking prescription medicines as ‘study drugs’, to enable students to stay up late and cram for examinations.
Students who take powerful prescription medicines whist studying can easily become hooked on the medications and can carry this addiction into adulthood. Many of the drugs taken are not intended to help people to think and act faster; one of the popular study drugs taken is one intended for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). ADHD is a disorder marked by inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity."  Read More

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