|The use of Ritalin has increased. According to Swissmedic,|
in 10 years, the quantity of the drug sold in Switzerland
has tripled, passing from 140 kilos in 2005 to 346 in 2014.
Our latest opinion piece, published in the Swiss newspaper, 24 heures.
Dangerous and Addictive
23 September 2016
Re article, « Ritalin among employees and students », 26 August 2016
In Switzerland, more and more employees and students are taking Ritalin in order to improve their performance. A dangerous and addictive drug is being prescribed to children and adults in order to treat attention deficit disorder. We are ignoring the causes of these problems such as overuse of mobile devices which can decrease concentration and performance.