October 13, 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. …