For teachers the perfect class is a concentrated, quiet and obedient one. Nowadays, when children stand out by what used to be called naughty, rebellious and boisterous behavior, it is much easier than before for teachers to have these children drugged with for example Ritalin or Concerta (psycho-stimulant medications).
New study finds a connection between drugs (both Rx and over-the-counter) and Alzheimer's.
No matter the name—and there are many—synthetic cannabinoids, substances meant to mimic the effects of marijuana on the brain, rarely produce the desired effect.
Increasingly taken by healthy people to improve focus before exams, after a comprehensive review researchers say modafinil is safe in the short-term
More than 40,000 drug-related deaths in the last decade were not reported by manufacturers within the time frame required by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), according to a research letter published online July 27 in JAMA.
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A diagnosis of cancer is devastating. But cancer sufferers who have followed medical provider advice to undergo treatment with so-called cancer-fighting drugs may have unknowingly been exposed to the additional risk of stroke or other life-threatening medical event
Paul has repeatedly linked or blamed mass shootings on the use of psychotropic drugs.