Why Stimulants Help ADHD

It seems like stimulants and hyperactivity shouldn’t mix, so why are they so often prescribed to treat ADHD? Hosted by: Hank Green———-Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: w———-Dooblydoo…

Russell Barkley Ph.D., Science, Research, and advice for those who love adults with ADHD

Joining me for this week’s episode is Russell Barkley, Ph.D. Dr. Barkley is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is a clinical scientist,…

Drugs, dopamine and drosophila — A fly model for ADHD? | David Anderson | TEDxCaltech

David Anderson is the Seymour Benzer Professor of Biology at Caltech and an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. David received an A.B. at Harvard and a Ph.D. at…

How to ADHD in a neurotypical world | Jessica McCabe | TEDxBratislava

Jessica McCabe describes the personal journey that led to understanding her ADHD diagnosis and how it helped her develop the successful YouTube channel, “How to ADHD”. This talk was filmed…

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ADHD Research | Marissa Pighin | TEDxTeslaSTEMSchool

Marissa has taken her diagnosis with Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and turned it in to the basis for her research. She studies the brain and the ways that ‘normal’ brains…

Why Does ADHD Seem So Common?

It would be great if people with ADHD could have their brains scanned and the results would illuminate a flashing neon sign that definitively diagnosed the condition, but of course…

The Wisdom of ADHD | Katherine Ellison | TEDxMarin

If you suffer or know someone who suffers from ADHD then you know the effort it takes to stay on track. Katherine was only diagnosed as an adult but admits…

ADHD Medication – Stimulants vs. Nonstimulants

ADHD can be treated by a variety of medications, and the two most common drug classes used for treatment are stimulants and nonstimulants. The main difference between the two is…

Dr. Rhonda Patrick: Micronutrients for Health & Longevity | Huberman Lab Podcast #70

My guest is Rhonda Patrick, Ph.D. She earned her doctoral degree in biomedical science from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and has…

Are Students Abusing Adderall?

Drugs like Adderall, Ritalin, and Vyvanse are used by students to treat ADHD. The drugs are intended to help these individuals concentrate, but are they being abused? Laci explains why…