Saturday, November 17, 2007

Moody Is the New Bipolar

Drug makers and company sponsored doctors are encouraged to diagnose "mood" disorders, e.g., Bio-polar, autism, and by labeling them as such, keep the prescriptions flying through the air -- a real boon in the amount of money for drug manufacturers. Is your child "autistic" or just a "handful"? Do these new Drugs really make a difference --

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1 comment:

Liz said...

This story is frightenly true. I teach 5th grade and I have had those students prescribed Lithium. I am not a professional in the mental healthcare, but I do question giving a ten year old Lithium.