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Bad News For Ivy Leaguers: ADHD Drugs Hurt Your Memory

Prescription drug abuse is rampant, and for a third of Americans, the first drug of any kind that they take-including illicit drugs-is an Rx that has not been prescribed to them. That's not surprising when you consider how many students abuse ADHD drugs for performance.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

There is a very good reason that ADHD drugs are Schedule III drugs. The more you use them, the less the brain can normally process information and maintain focus. A more effective way to increase dopamine (the goal of ADHD drugs) is to take high-dose fish oil. That’s why high-dose fish oil is so effective in treating ADHD.

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