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What Are the Long-Term Effects of Adderall Use?

Adderall is often prescribed for adolescents and young adults diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder(ADHD). When used correctly, it can have a therapeutic effect and manage symptoms. Unfortunately, it’s all too often abused, especially by overachieving college students studying for exams. It’s also important to know that taking this medication, even therapeutically, can have adverse side effects …

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co-occurring mental health disorder

Can Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders Make You More Prone to Relapse?

Recovery is hard under the best of circumstances. When you have a co-occurring mental illness, recovery goes from hard to harder and may make you more prone to relapse. If you have a co-occurring mental disorder, you have to take extra precautions to ensure you maintain sobriety. In many cases, the mental health issue is …

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How Can I Survive Finals Week While in Recovery From Stimulant Abuse?

It’s becoming increasingly common for young adults around the world to abuse stimulants to stay awake to study so they can get the grades and accolades to get into a top graduate school or job. On college campuses, you’ll find students abusing prescription drugs that are meant to manage attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) so they can …

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