Monday, March 14, 2011 | Categories: Q Blog
The use of so-called "smart drugs" by university students is becoming increasingly contentious as the use of drugs like Adderall and Ritalin are being used by more and more on campuses -- drugs usually prescribed for neurological conditions such as narcolepsy and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Healthy students are putting them to use as brain-boosters to increase alertness, concentration and short-term memory.
But is the use of these so-called "brain boosters" a form of cheating? Listen to the interview below and let us know what you think. Should the incorrect use of prescription stimulants be banned on university campuses?