Kids on Drugs

Fields, Helen
May 2004
U.S. News & World Report;5/31/2004, Vol. 136 Issue 19, p66
Discusses the rise in drug prescriptions for children in the U.S. The rapid rise in prescriptions for costly behavioral drugs; Increased spending on medications to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression and other behavioral conditions; View of critics that behavioral drugs are being overprescribed.


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