ADD / ADHD Addictions

BC Premier Christy Clark “I’m Absolutely Committed To Working With You On It” Re: Opening BC Adult ADHD Clinic

Update June 4th, 2018: Christy Clark Lied to me and BC voters in front of the voters in the room and the media and the media recorded it, listen below. Scandal-ridden Premier red light runner Christy Clark did not do anything on reopening the BC adult ADHD clinic during her entire term in office from 2011 until …

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30% of Teenage Cannabis Users in Outpatient Study had ADHD

Here’s yet another example of what happens when you don’t diagnose and treat ADHD, many of them will find other ways of treating it and one popular way is self medication via drugs and alcohol. In the journal Addiction, there was a study of 600 adolescent cannabis abusers in outpatient treatment. 96% of them had …

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Study 20% of Alcoholics had ADHD

A study in the Journal Alcohol and Alcoholism looked at 91 adults with alcohol dependence and 61 adults with multiple substance addiction and they determined if these patients were affected by ADHD. RESULTS: 20.9% WURS-k (Wender Utah Rating Scale) 23.1% (DSM-IV diagnostic criteria) of the alcohol-dependent patients showed evidence of retrospective ADHD affliction in childhood. …

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Ontario Health Minister Abused Stimulants in Past, Has the Guts to Admit It.

When politicians have something to confess, it’s usually after everyone knows about and they can stay in denial no longer. For some denial never ends until the cell door closes. Political courage is unfortunately in short supply these days. That’s why it’s refreshing to see a politician admit a something potentially politically damaging on his …

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