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Adderall is a wonder drug, helping millions of Americans with ADHD, but its widespread use on campus—and by college athletes—left some oblivious to its dangers.
At the time interferon was thought of as something of a wonder drug that could be used as an anti-viral and for fighting various cancers.
After the deprivations of the second world war, the new wonder drugs were welcomed by farmers, who could sell bigger birds much more cheaply to consumers hungry for affordable protein.
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Definition of wonder drug for English Language Learners
: a very effective drug
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