Focus On South Florida: ADHD EpidemicAccording to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, one in five children nationwide suffers from a mental health disorder.
"Study Drugs" Dangers On The Rise At Florida SchoolsThe desire for success has driven some college students to the hospital. Many of them have taken prescription drugs to get better grades. They are referred to as “study drugs” and are easy to get and easy to abuse.
Rehab for ADD Medications On the RiseWhen you think of drug rehab, you probably think of cocaine, heroine, or oxycotin. But some different drugs are sending an explosion of kids into treatment. We're talking about prescriptions for ADD and ADHD. CBS4's Cynthia Demos has the story.
Can Food Dyes Cause Or Affect ADHD?Color dye is now being investigated by the Food and Drug Administration to see if certain colors added to enhance the look of the foods your kids love to eat will affect their behavior in the end.
A Deficit of Attention Deficit Disorder Drugs Sweeps The Country A battle between two powerhouse federal agencies has caused a shortage of medicine for people with ADD and ADHD.
Vocational Rehab Helping The Disabled Get Into The WorkforceA government funding program for people with special needs is in place to help people get jobs.