Can Medical Marijuana Help ADHD?

By | March 24th, 2015|Categories: ADHD, Video|

An often misunderstood, yet nonetheless widespread ailment, ADHD has become tainted by many believing it is an excuse for misbehaving children. In reality, it is a genuine neurodevelopmental psychiatric disorder that not only affects children, but adults also. A study titled “The European consensus statement on diagnosis and treatment of adult ADHD” discovered that around [...]

Child Abuse Charges for Mom who Gave Kids Cannabis for ADHD

By | January 27th, 2015|Categories: ADHD|Tags: |

The side effects of the most commonly prescribed stimulant medications (like Adderall or Ritalin) for ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) and ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) are truly frightening: higher blood pressure, loss of appetite, weight loss, stomach upset/pain, nausea/vomiting, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, dry mouth, fever and nervousness. Those are considered normal; severe side effects include [...]