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Fears and Facts About Antidepressants

Along with counseling, antidepressants are a common part of treatment for depression. And they are usually effective. Six out of 10 people treated with antidepressants feel better with the first one they try. If the first antidepressant medication doesn’t help, the second or third often will. Most people eventually find one that works for them.… Continue reading Fears and Facts About Antidepressants

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ADD & ADHD Health Center

ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, is a developmental and behavioral disorder that affects 3% to 5% of all school-age children. Although the condition usually manifests in childhood, it can persist into adulthood, causing difficulties at home, school, and work if not recognized and treated. In fact, experts now estimate that ADHD affects about 60% of adults… Continue reading ADD & ADHD Health Center

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Brain Foods That Help You Concentrate

Ginseng, Fish, Berries, or Caffeine? Listen to the buzz about foods and dietary supplements and you’ll believe they can do everything from sharpen focus and concentration, to enhance memory, attention span, and brain function. But do they really work? There’s no denying that as we age chronologically, our body ages right along with us. The… Continue reading Brain Foods That Help You Concentrate