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Both birds are recovering after being treated with IV fluids.
Zoe Kessler discusses how getting diagnosed with ADHD as an adult saved her life.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder diagnoses have shot up 30% in the last 20 years. Dimitri Christakis, a professor of pediatrics, says an ADHD diagnosis can be a "disservice." He joins us to discuss why we need to change our thinking on ADHD.
Pill splitting -- literally cutting them in half -- has become a popular way to save on pharmaceutical costs but you need to talk to your doctor or pharmacist first, because not all pills can be split.
Dr. Robert Zarr talks about how a “park prescription” helped a child with ADHD.
In the last decade, we've seen an increase in the number of drugs prescribed to children. But, pediatrician Dr. Robert Zarr has pioneered a program to use outdoor spaces to improve mental health among adolescents. He joins Nancy on HuffPost Live.
In the last decade, we've seen an increase in the number of drugs prescribed to children. But, pediatrician Dr. Robert Zarr has pioneered a program to use outdoor spaces to improve mental health among adolescents. He joins Nancy on HuffPost Live.
Because most people who are prescribed opioids do not see themselves as being at risk for overdose, they may decline naloxone even if it is offered by a medical provider. Talking about not breathing as a possible side effect usually grabs patients' attention and will make them more open to information on naloxone.
Rep. Marino took the opportunity at a DEA hearing to speak out about a DEA official's accusation that Marino supports criminals.
According to recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 10,000 toddlers in the U.S. age 2 to 3 years old are being prescribed medication for A.D.H.D.. But how soon is too soon to be medicating toddlers?
The woman says Barnes "appeared to be under the influence of medications," walked into another room and crushed the three
Two important public health policy matters that require the attention of policy makers seem to be constantly in tension with one another: the under-treatment of chronic pain and the abuse of prescription medications.
New Yorkers are popping so many painkillers that prescriptions for oxycodone have doubled citywide since 2007 -- leading
People seek most critically in addiction the certainty of an experience, especially that of powerful relief from pain and anxiety. Anything with that effect has strong addictive potential.
Over the holidays, feds busted a Park Slope Adderall-trafficking ring, arresting at least one of the people who allegedly
If your doctor advises you to get dirty instead of taking a pill to perk up your mood, don't look at her strangely. Pride yourself on having a physician who is on the cutting edge.
We can't combat painkillers like any other drug epidemic by trying to eliminate the source. The medications must remain available to people who are living with debilitating diseases.
If you're hooked on an opiate, and you find that same high at a much cheaper price, it becomes much easier to justify using heroin.