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Ritalin Not Linked To Substance Abuse
2013-05-30 10:55:00

A new study has found no link between medications taken for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and substance abuse in adulthood.

2011-02-11 22:02:03

Children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are two to three times more likely than children without the disorder to develop serious substance abuse problems in adolescence and adulthood.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.