Mind expanding drugs for the cosmetic neurology generation|
A new generation of brain function-enhancing pharmaceuticals are set to change how people live their lives over the next 20 years.
In a presentation to ministers at Downing Street, Sir David King said “recreational psychoactive substances” will be used by healthy people to improve their cognitive abilities, The Sunday Times reports.
The idea has been dubbed “cosmetic neurology”. The ADHD drug Ritalin is already used by some without the condition to boost their powers of concentration.
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Posted on: 2006-06-06 11:24:07