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Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Misdiagnosis, Anywhere

A Misdiagnosis, Anywhere. The New York Times, Oct 13, 2011.   The drugging of children for A.D.H.D. has become an epidemic. More than 5 million U.S. children, or 9.5 percent, were diagnosed with A.D.H.D. as of 2007. About 2.8 million had received a prescription for a stimulant medication in 2008. … BregginADHDaMisdiagnosisAnywhere102011NYT.pdf

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A Misdiagnosis, Anywhere

A Misdiagnosis, Anywhere. The New York Times, Oct 13, 2011.   The drugging of children for A.D.H.D. has become an epidemic. More than 5 million U.S. children, or 9.5 percent, were diagnosed with A.D.H.D. as of 2007. About 2.8 million had received a prescription for a stimulant medication in 2008. … BregginADHDaMisdiagnosisAnywhere102011NYT.pdf

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A Misdiagnosis, Anywhere

A Misdiagnosis, Anywhere. The New York Times, Oct 13, 2011.   The drugging of children for A.D.H.D. has become an epidemic. More than 5 million U.S. children, or 9.5 percent, were diagnosed with A.D.H.D. as of 2007. About 2.8 million had received a prescription for a stimulant medication in 2008. … BregginADHDaMisdiagnosisAnywhere102011NYT.pdf

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Judge: Prozac Turned Teen into Murderer

Judge Bases Opinion on Testimony of Psychiatrist Peter R. Breggin, MD that the Antidepressant Caused a Stimulant-like Syndrome Leading to Manic-like Behavior, Suicidality and Violence ( Judge’s Opinion ) The headline from the Winnipeg Free Press in Canada tells the story: “Judge Agrees Prozac Made Teen a Killer.” Provincial court judge Robert Heinrichs listened to expert […]

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