Drugged Driving

Drugged Driving

“Drunk” driving has been a topic of concern since the days of prohibition. But as more and more states legalize marijuana (23 to date), drugged driving is starting to gain some serious concern. Misused drugs can impair faculties essential for safe vehicle operation. This includes motor skills, perception, balance and coordination, reaction time, attention, and … Continued

College Students Misuse ADHD Medications

Study: 17% of College Students Misuse ADHD Medications

According to a recent study by researchers at the University of South Carolina, 1 in 6 college students – or 17 percent – misuse Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) drugs like Ritalin, Vyvanse, and Adderall.  The new study came to this conclusion after a meta-review of 30 previous studies, with misuse being defined as taking the ADHD drugs without a prescription or taking more than was prescribed.