Should Preschoolers Take Ritalin and Other Stimulants?

31 Oct

Diagnosis of ADHD has been steadily on the rise in the past few decades, and so has the use of drugs to treat it. But now even younger children might be considered prime targets for prescriptions of the drugs, an idea that is sparking persistent concerns about the long-term effects of giving stimulants such as Ritalin and Adderall to children. http://abcn.ws/rMtaUT

Posted by: The Boulevard School

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