Motivational and inspirational writer, Bryan Hutchinson is the author of several books about life with ADHD including the highly acclaimed, best selling "One Boy′s Struggle: A Memoir" and the author of the hilarious eBook that went viral "10 Things I Hate about ADHD"

June 2013

Channing Tatum Says ADHD Medications Are Like Coke or Crystal Meth

Channing Tatum Says ADHD Medications Are Like Coke or Crystal Meth
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In an article I read by The Examiner Channing Tatum, the star of the movies Magic Mike and The Vow said this of ADHD medication: “I did better at school when I was on it, but it made me a zombie. You become obsessive. Dexedrine, Adderall — it’s like any other drug. It’s like coke or crystal meth. The more you do, the less it works” He went on to say: “For a time, it would work well, then it worked less and my pain was more,” Tatum recalls. “I would go through wild bouts of depression, horrible comedowns. I understand why kids kill themselves. I absolutely do. You feel terrible. You feel soul-less. I’d never do it to my child.” Tatum is a new parent and he is understandably concerned about his daughter’s well being and discussed his experience with ADHD medication as a child. I do not think […]

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