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The Worrying Reason the Number of Australian Children Taking Anti-Depressants Has TRIPLED in a Decade


Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, healthcare, illness, risks, study, society, warning, research, safety, medicine, ethics, antidepressants, Australia, worrying )

Ricardo
- 61 days ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
100,000 Aussie children are now medicated despite it not being recommended However for children it's primarily prescribed for anxiety, rather than depression One in four Australians aged over 78 were prescribed antidepressants...



   

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Colleen L (3)
Thursday April 25, 2019, 5:36 pm
Sad to read how many are taking these drugs.Especially the younger ones. Something must be done to help these patients.
Thanks Ricardo
 

Walter F (128)
Thursday April 25, 2019, 6:08 pm
Thanks Ricardo.I can neither prove nor disprove those statistics,however I presume they are authentic and are worrying. Although we were singled out I don't think this problem is confined to one country,you will find it to be a universal one.Drugs for stress and pain are freely prescribed and their used abused worldwide..
 
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