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mental health

Having ADHD Doesn’t Make Me a Bad Partner

Tips on how to date someone with ADHD, from someone with ADHD.
Terena Bell
11.7.17
Asking for a friend

What are the Effects of Adderall if You Don’t Have ADHD?

Adderall is a drug used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. If you take it without an ADHD diagnosis you might not get the results you're looking for—and could have some unwanted side effects.
Maggie Puniewska
11.18.16
Health

Orange-Flavored, Dissolvable Amphetamine for Children Approved by FDA

Adzenys is a flavored dissolvable tablet targeted at children with ADD and ADHD.
Margaret Allen
6.3.16
Health

Why I Stopped Taking My ADD Pills

This is what it's like to get to know your brain post-medication.
Jera Brown
6.1.16
Stuff

The 'Limitless Pill' Could Soon Turn Us All into Superhuman Workers

No one knows much about modafinil, the study drug on the rise in universities and workplaces, but we do know it works and that it gives you a terrible headache.
Hannah Ewens
5.6.16
Stuff

Are You a Cheater If You're Using Smart Drugs to Get Ahead?

Universities and other organizations are now considering the ethics of using nootropics and other "smart drugs."
Matt Tinoco
4.13.16
Stuff

The Disturbing Relationship Between Addiction and ADHD

According to research, about 25 percent of adults who are treated for alcohol and substance abuse also have ADHD.
Leah Sottile
10.21.15
VICE vs Video games

eSports Has to Grow Up, and Drug-Testing Its Players Is an Important Step

As the ESL and Gfinity declare they're testing for performance-enhancing drugs, eSports is coming into line with more traditional athletic competitions.
Jake Tucker
8.3.15
Modern Medicine

What It's Like to Be Clinically Nocturnal

Ritalin in the morning, Ambien at night.
Adrianne Jeffries
7.16.15
Gaming

Counter-Strike eSports Pro: 'We Were All on Adderall'

"I don't even care. We were all on Adderall. I don't even give a fuck."
Emanuel Maiberg
7.14.15
Stuff

I Used Ketamine to Treat My Depression

"After my first treatment, I felt good for a week. Not the kind of bipolar 'good' where I'd be manic. I felt normal for the first time in a long time."
Brent Miles as told to Troy Farah
1.15.15
Stuff

Your ADHD Meds Might Give You a Life-Threatening Erection

The FDA issued a warning today that a small number of the 5% of young boys who have been diagnosed with ADHD are at risk for priapism, aka: boners that won't go away.
Mike Pearl
12.17.13
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