The Problem With Prescribed Drugs Like Adderall

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/blog/concerns-over-prescription-amphetamines/Adderall is a commonly prescribed medication used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. Made with a combination of two central nervous system stimulants which work together to restore the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain, the medication can help some individuals increase their ability to focus, pay attention, and control behavior. While […]

What Makes Cocaine So Addictive?

What Makes Cocaine So Addictive?

Aside from methamphetamine, cocaine generates the strongest psychological dependence of any drug. Tolerance to cocaine develops almost instantly, as the addict needs more of the drug to get the same rush of euphoria. To make matters worse, cocaine is a drug that is often combined with other substances such as marijuana or tranquilizers. These drugs […]

Concerns Over Prescription Amphetamines

Amphetamines Prescription Concerns

The typical stereotype of how an addiction form includes a young teen who experiments with marijuana or alcohol. They enjoy the highs they get, so they progress to other substances. Once they are “in” with a new group of friends, they have regular access to drugs, and the addiction worsens. But this is just one […]