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Beating ADHD, Naturally -- Focus on Alternatives

Tasneem Bhatia, M.D. | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Tasneem Bhatia, M.D.

Although many patients will still need ADD/ADHD medications, trying natural alternatives can keep us all less medication dependent and living healthier.

Ritalin Boosts Learning By Increasing Brain Plasticity

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In animal research, the scientists showed for the first time that Ritalin boosts both of these cognitive abilities by increasing the activity of the n...

Caution: Multitasking Can Be Dangerous to Your Health

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Since concentration isn't unlimited, every ring tone, beep, bell and pixel flash can splinter attention the way the trunk of even the most solid oak tree can get splintered by lightening.

Childhood Hyperactivity Linked To Shortened Nighttime Sleep

Modern Medicine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Children who are not able to sleep through the night are more likely to be hyperactive, with the risk especially high for boys with adverse family liv...

When Liberals and Conservatives Are Two Sides of the Same Oppressive Coin

Bruce E. Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce E. Levine

Conservative-liberal American society is sure of itself. It is sure of which cultures are backwards and which personalities need to be modified.

The Wave of Evil: New Report on ADHD Drugs Blowback

Bruce E. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bruce E. Levine

ADHD drugs are either the "amphetamine-like" or actual amphetamines. It should not be surprising that long-term use is associated with many hazards.