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ACTION ALERT: Ban the Prescription of Potent ADHD Medication to Children Under Five! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: medications, drugs, health, children, dangerous, adhd, legalisation, studies )

- 2805 days ago -
ADHD is a prevalent and chronic disorder that affects millions of children in the United States, many of whom are treated with drugs. While the FDA limits the administration of the powerful stimulants used to treat ADHD to children under five years old,
Researchers Uncover Biological Rationale For Why Intensive Lupus Treatment Works
Health & Wellness  (tags: Lupus, autoimmune disorders, medications, prednisone, prescriptions )

- 3275 days ago -
Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have uncovered the biological rationale for why large doses of corticosteroids given repeatedly over several weeks may help individuals with lupus...
Deaths Renew Debate About Police Response to the Mentally Ill in Sacramento Region
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental health, medications, schizophrenia, death )

- 3502 days ago -
Before he called the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department to his 50th Avenue apartment for a tenant dispute that ended with his death Tuesday, Giat Van Truong had been arrested on a mental-health hold several times
Psychiatry's Prescription for Violence   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Psychiatry, Drugs, suicide, death, CCHR, London, teens, pharmaceuticals, abuse, kids, ritalin, sedatives, medications )

- 4087 days ago -
Hear what the experts have to say about some of the many tragic deaths that have occurred due to the prescription of psychotropic drugs.
FDA Panel Backs Tougher Warning on Asthma Drugs for Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, risks, medications, asthma, steroids, FDA )

- 4247 days ago -
A U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Wednesday urged that stronger label warnings focused on children be added to the packaging for Serevent and Advair, two widely used asthma drugs.
Common Medicines Bad for Kids, FDA Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: medications, FDA, children, label, warning, risk )

- 4306 days ago -
Very young children should not take some common cold and cough medicines, federal health officials say in recommending that the "consult-your-physician" advice to parents on the labels be dropped.

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