View Full Version : Could my taking Ritalin as a child have caused me to get ..


Infinityman
03-17-14, 09:31 AM
..obese in my 50's? Really? I doubt it. I was fairly normal in body size till I turned 50, and then slowly started putting on weight. Mostly I think due to my depression and very poor food habits and general malaise.

http://time.com/25544/taking-adhd-drugs-as-a-child-linked-to-later-obesity/

Infinityman
03-17-14, 09:54 AM
Wish I had put this in the general forum I thought i was in....

addthree
03-17-14, 12:14 PM
You could argue that lifting weights makes people fat. All my friends that were once weight lifters are now way too fat. What a bogus argument.