Added by doug puryear on April 19, 2015 at 9:47am — No Comments
errors in thinking
A common error is confusing correlation and cause. For example:
The number of people who watch Fox news has risen in the last 10 years. The scores of American students on standardized tests have been falling over the same time period.
Coincidence? You decide.
Another common error is assuming that our opinions are facts; if I believe something, it must be…Continue
Added by doug puryear on August 23, 2014 at 10:45am — No Comments
ADD ADHD medication question:
Added by doug puryear on July 28, 2014 at 5:37pm — No Comments
Overgeneralizing isn't a feature of ADD ADHD particularly, but it seems rampant everywhere.
There are two main types, the personal and the universal.
"I took medication X (ritalin, adderall, sterrata, wellbutrin, etc) and and had horrible side effects."
Yes, OK, sorry, that can happen.
"It's a horrible medicine!"
Well, not really; lot's of people have gotten benefit from it…Continue
Added by doug puryear on March 16, 2014 at 3:56pm — No Comments