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Stimulants and study

Student use of prescription stimulants is commonplace in the class rooms of today, with many taking drugs such as Adderall, Ritalin and recently Modafinil. Of course the most frequently used stimulant is still Caffeine, with students often able to find five or more Cafés on campus. 41 more words


A Fear Of Heights Conquered?

A few days ago I was working a day long photo shoot on the 9th and 10th floors of a building downtown which was great fun, when about an hour into shooting it occurred to me that I’m afraid of heights, like vertigo afraid. 332 more words


...except when it doesn't

I went half a day, yesterday, without my usual three-a-day Adderall.  This morning at 5 am, when I was to start my todo’s, I felt slammed (fibromyalgia pain all over, weak, dizzy,…) and climbed back in the bed.  318 more words

Creative Aging

Drug Free(dom)

Hey there, yes you— the kid in the back.

With your constant clatter and chatter.

Do not talk back

Hey there, yes you— the kid in the room. 279 more words


The 6 Thought Demons That Hijack My Brain

Round and round and round we go.  Where we stop, nobody knows.  I’m not even sure where that saying comes from, but it surely applies to my brain most of the time.   597 more words

Mental Illness

Survey shows 1 in 5 college students abuse prescription stimulants

A survey released by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids shows that 1 in 5 college students abuses prescription stimulants, such as Adderall, Ritalin and Vyvanse, once in their lifetime. 566 more words


Adderall and ADD/ ADHD Stigma in College: Let's have a discussion.

Allow me to explain something. I am a college senior, and since I was a small child I have struggled with Attention Deficit. Hence, “Katie’s World”. 1,072 more words