TITLE

Kids on Drugs

AUTHOR(S)
Fields, Helen
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/31/2004, Vol. 136 Issue 19, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
13192959

 

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