Please Help Convince BC Pharmacare to Cover Long Term ADHD Medications for ADHD Adults And Children

Please tell BC Pharmacare and health minister Terry Lake why they should cover long-acting ADHD medications vs just the short acting ones. CADDAC, CADDRA and some BC Psychiatrists and doctors are organizing this. Deadline is June 1st, 2016. If you live in BC and have a family member with ADHD or have ADHD yourself and Read more about Please Help Convince BC Pharmacare to Cover Long Term ADHD Medications for ADHD Adults And Children[…]

ADHD vs Undiagnosed ADHD vs Undiagnosed ADHD in Treatment Resistent Depression

28% Of Referrals To A Mood & Anxiety Clinic Had Undiagnosed ADHD

Do you know someone whose has been treated for years for depression but they don’t get better? Are their antidepressant medications not working? Do they really have treatment resistant depression? Or do they have undiagnosed and untreated ADHD that the medical system often ignores and neglects? In this post, I will show that a very large Read more about 28% Of Referrals To A Mood & Anxiety Clinic Had Undiagnosed ADHD[…]

Free Online Tools Helps Consumers Compare Prescription Drug Prices. See ADHD Medication Vyvanse Price Variations

There’s a cool new online tool that allows people to compare prescription drug prices by location. It’s called Pharmacy Compass and it’s by Pacific Blue Cross a private health insurance company. It’s just available in BC. Canada wide I’m sure some ADHD Adults and parents of ADHD children in BC & Canada will want to Read more about Free Online Tools Helps Consumers Compare Prescription Drug Prices. See ADHD Medication Vyvanse Price Variations[…]

Good Tips on How to Reduce the Side Effects of ADHD Medications

Like medications for any other mental or physical condition, medications for ADHD can also have some side effects. Unfortunately, many doctors are not properly trained on ADHD in medical school. For example, here in Vancouver BC Canada, UBC medical students only get one hour on ADHD. So unless they went out to learn more about Read more about Good Tips on How to Reduce the Side Effects of ADHD Medications[…]

8 Years After it’s OK For Kids US FDA Approves Concerta for Adults

So now you know how the US Government feels about Adults with ADHD. 2nd class citizens? An after thought? We’ll eventually get around to you, but you’re not really that important. 8 Years. Count em. Almost a decade. It has been used off label for quite some time, but now it’s “officially approved” by the Read more about 8 Years After it’s OK For Kids US FDA Approves Concerta for Adults[…]