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Adhd Meds

Popping Pills No Solution for Bad Schools

Allen Frances | Posted 12.15.2012 | Education
Allen Frances

The solution to bad schools is to work toward better schools -- not to medicate the kids victimized by them. How absurd to avoid the shortcomings of our educational system by focusing on the difficulties individual children have in coping with them.

Why "Ritalin Gone Wrong" Is Wrong

Dr. Harold Koplewicz | Posted 04.01.2012 | Parents
Dr. Harold Koplewicz

The piece, by L. Alan Sroufe, a psychology professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota, was such a broad assault on what we know about ADHD, and how it is affected by medications like Ritalin and Adderall, that it deserves point-by-point response.

ADHD Drug Shortage: Can Meditation Fill The Gap?

Jeanne Ball | Posted 03.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Jeanne Ball

More and more health professionals are recognizing the viability of effective meditation for overcoming ADHD. As a meditation teacher, I routinely witness meditation's transformative effects on children and adults with ADHD.