ADD/ADHD Drugs and the Placebo Effect: Shocking New Research

ADD/ADHD Drugs and the Placebo Effect: Shocking New Research

We are all familiar with the so-called ‘placebo effect’. This is where someone begins to feel significantly better after receiving ‘fake’ medication (usually a sugar pill or a tablet with no active pharmacological ingredients). The existence of the placebo...
Sleep Deprivation and ADHD Revisited

Sleep Deprivation and ADHD Revisited

In a previous article I pointed out that lack of sleep is one of the most common reasons for ADD/ADHD misdiagnosis. (The article can be found here). It seems that I am not alone in making this observation. More and more medical professionals are pointing out the...