'It's a snapshot of America in this moment' - behind the Netflix film on Adderall abuse
The role Adderall plays in driving America, and Americans, is put under the spotlight in a new Netflix documentary launching this week.
In Take Your Pills, Alison Klayman, best known for her 2012 film Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, explores the pressures that drive some people to use Adderall to improve grades and performance.
The film, executive produced by Maria Shriver and Christine Schwarzenegger, brings together an array of users from across different industries and backgrounds. Adderall, a stimulant intended to combat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, is only available by... read more
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