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Stories by Edmund S. Higgins

Do ADHD Drugs Take a Toll on the Brain?

Do ADHD Drugs Take a Toll on the Brain?

Research hints that hidden risks might accompany long-term use of the medicines that treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder

July 22, 2009 — Edmund S. Higgins

The New Genetics of Mental Illness

Life's experiences add molecular switches to the genes that control our brain activity, affecting how susceptible we are to depression, anxiety and drug addiction

June 1, 2008 — Edmund S. Higgins