How the FDA Stifles New Cures, Part II: 90% of Clinical Trial Costs are Incurred in Phase III
We calculated the number of patients studied in every clinical trial that the selected companies ... “The clear lesson,” wrote Matthew Herper in Forbes last year, “is that weight-loss medicines simply do not have enough benefit to justify any risk….
How Much Coffee Is Too Much?
As you probably know, coffee's main health concern—its caffeine content—is also why you drink so much of it. So what exactly is caffeine doing to your body, and how much of it can ... averaging 20 to 90 mg per 8-ounce cup, as do soft drinks, which ...
FAMU Students Take Adderall to Stay Up Long Nights
Zareh Hadden, 20, a second-year English education student at Tallahassee Community College, became acquainted with the drug last year before a big exam ... but I would probably do it again.” Adderall abuse is punishable by law. A schedule 2 drug ...
Long-term study proves ADDERALL XR is a safe and effective option to treat adults with ADHD
"Adults with ADHD can benefit from treatment with ADDERALL XR over the long ... 40 mg/d (37 percent). The average age of participants was 40 and all had a history of ADHD before age 7. Of the participants, 60 percent were men and about 90 percent were ...
How I hacked my brain with Adderall: a cautionary tale
I walked out the door with 900 milligrams of generic adderall. The super-jolt of energy novice users experience mellows after a few days of use and changes character dramatically. It does become a very sufficient coffee replacement: a little ritual ...