Posts By: Samoon Ahmad

Diving into Water Therapy

by Samoon Ahmad • November 27, 2018

It is no secret that people love water. From playing in pools to days at the beach to buying sound machines that mimic the sound of ocean waves, humans feel an affinity to water. What many researchers are coming to find is that water is not only pleasant to be around; it can even be […]

Can Genetic Testing Help Psychiatrists Prescribe the Right Drugs?

by Samoon Ahmad • November 7, 2018

Wouldn’t it be convenient if a doctor could look at your DNA and make a recommendation about which medications would be most effective for you? Some companies believe that they have found the perfect algorithm to bring patients exactly that. However, recent criticisms from scientists are beginning to challenge the legitimacy of these multi-hundred dollar […]

ADHD Does Not Disappear When One Reaches Adulthood

by Samoon Ahmad • July 11, 2018

Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder is a well-known affliction that is characterized by difficulties in impulse control, hyperactivity, and a reduced capacity to concentrate for extended periods of time. While it is typically considered to be an issue afflicting children and young adults, a growing body of research has revealed that ADHD does not disappear when one […]