Diagnosis of ADHD

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) establishes the criteria for determining an psychiatric diagnosis within their Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM). The APA initially created the diagnosis Attention Deficit Disorder in the year 1980 after it released its third edition of the DSM. Then, in subsequent editions, this diagnosis changed its name to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity […]

Effects of Adderall on the Body

Effects of Adderall on the Body Adderall is a medication used to treat the condition of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and Narcolepsy. Its effects are generally positive if taken in the manner intended. However, they can be dangerous if you take it without medical supervision. Adderall has been approved by the Food and Drug […]