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Today I realised the value of going back on Ritalin. I haven’t been taking it because I didn’t see the point. I can’t work, and I live in a tiny town so options for befriending folks is low. 439 more words

Chronic Pain

Straight, No Chaser In The News: A "Smart Drug" That's Actually Safe and Effective

When I hear medical news that’s too good to be true, it usually is. However science evolves, and new discoveries must be evaluated. Typically my first thought is “consider the source.” More often that not, the credibility of a claim is highly correlated with the credentials of the individual making it and/or the source publishing it. 653 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Modafinil Smart Drug Review, Side Effects and Usage

Modafinil is a drug that is primarily prescribed in the USA for narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder and attention deficit hyperactive disorder. It has also gained popularity as an off-label cognitive enhancer. 922 more words

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Modafinil for Studying, Memory and Learning

The use of Modafinil for studying is becoming more common in academic communities. Interest in the drug has spiked due to reports that everyone from Wall Street bankers to Silicon Valley tech millionaires to White House staffers have used Modafinil (Provigil) to enhance their cognitive faculties and enable them to work for longer periods of time. 957 more words

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Our Children: Is Medication Getting Out of Control?

Now don’t get me wrong. I support the use of medication for many problems. But I am also witness to a trend in our country that in my opinion is bordering on neglect when it comes to our children. 375 more words

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Do you ever feel like you are the only person on this planet who didn’t get an instruction manual for life? I’ve had one of those days. 760 more words

Concentr8 - William Sutcliff

An idea ain’t just one thing. It’s two. Two quiet slow sleepy things in different places, woken up by a flash of electricity that jumps from one to the other, bringing them to life.

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