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The Negative Effects of Adderall on Children
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The Negative Effects of Adderall on Children

Why Is Adderall Administered to Children? Adderall is an amphetamine—a stimulant—that is prescribed by doctors to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). ADHD is a neurological disorder, the symptoms of which may become so severe that they negatively impact a child’s day-to-day life. Because it works to stimulate the central nervous system, Adderall is commonly...

Cannabinoids as a Treatment for ADD and ADHD
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Cannabinoids as a Treatment for ADD and ADHD

ADD is an acronym for attention deficit disorder, while ADHD is an acronym for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Both are neurological conditions that may cause some difficulties if not well handled. Research suggests that cannabinoids may be a safe, viable treatment for ADD and ADHD. What are the symptoms of ADHD? Symptoms of ADHD usually show up...