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Writing their own prescription: Whitman students abuse Adderall to tackle workload

Shelly Le February 23, 2012

Scholastic pressure at Whitman can be tremendous, especially as midterms approach and the end of the semester looms ahead. Some students turn to using Adderall without a prescription to help them manage...

Numbers in the news

Shelly Le February 23, 2012

16 million Number of Americans age 12 and older who had taken a prescription pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant or sedative for nonmedical purposes at least once in 2009. 400 Percent increase...

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