Saw Palmetto Uses and Efficacy

Saw Palmetto, also known as Serenoa repens, is extracted from a berry that grows mainly in the United States. Saw Palmetto has been traced back to the Mayans and the Seminoles who used Saw Palmetto hundreds of years ago for its powerful medicinal properties. Saw...

How Well Does Finasteride Work and Is It Safe to Use?

Finasteride is sold under several different brand names, the most popular being Propecia. It is a synthetic male hormone that limits production of type II 5-alpha reductase, the enzyme that converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT). DHT is the male hormone...

How Well Does Minoxidil Work?

Minoxidil is touted as one of the best solutions to hair loss available. We will look at the claims made regarding Minoxidil, including clinical studies, side effects and application process in this evaluation. Minoxidil has been used to treat hair loss and baldness...

Is Everything About PTSD a Life Sentence?

How to Manage PTSD Symptoms and Get Your Life Back It was time for lunch. She knew the city better than I did, and she had a nicer car, so we decided she would drive to the restaurant. That put me in the passenger seat as I anticipated both the Thai Green Curry and...
What Sucks & What Rocks About ADHD

What Sucks & What Rocks About ADHD

You’re distractable, impulsive, and constantly worried if you’re doing the right things. But you’re unpredictable, fun, and always trying out new things. Having ADHD can be a real pain in the butt.  Still, it gives you strengths and differences that...
A Full List of ADHD Medications

A Full List of ADHD Medications

This is a full list of medications that are currently used for treating ADHD.  There isn’t much like this online, so hope it helps. It’s written in plain English with (we hope!) a sense of humor.  At the end, we go over some common questions. If it helps...
An ADHD Test Made For Adults

An ADHD Test Made For Adults

This is an informal test with 33 items designed for adult ADHD – that focuses on the way the condition manifests specifically in adults. What distinguishes it from most ADHD tests is that a) it is written for adults b) it is behaviorally based.  That means it...

50 More Ways to Make Friends

A lot of people really liked my post 50 Ways to Make Friends. Many of my posts here are a bit too technical, and don’t get much response.  But it felt really good to write something that helped people. So I decided to write another 50 Ways to Make Friends. I...