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Drugging Kids— Side Effects

20 million children are taking psychiatric drugs, and parents, legislators and the general public are not being given the documented risks from international drug regulatory agencies and medical journals.

Mothers’ Stories—The labeling & drugging of our children

5 mothers describe the coercion, pressure and misinformation that led to the labeling and/or drugging of their children; how they sought help, how they found CCHR, and how CCHR helped them hold firm to their parental rights, and the fundamental right to protect their child from harm.

The Drugging Of Our Children (Full Length)

Psychiatrists may then prescribe psychotropic drugs for the children without first without making it clear to parents that these medications can have severe side-effects including insomnia, loss of appetite, headaches, psychotic symptoms and even potentially fatal adverse reactions, such as cardiac arrhythmia.

ADHD Kids Before and After

Children with ADHD practice the Transcendental Meditation technique.

Psychiatric Drugs Are More Dangerous than You Ever Imagined

Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and their Families by Peter Breggin, M.D. to learn how to more safely cut back and taper off of psychiatric drugs.

No More ADHD

Dr. Mary Ann Block, Medical director of the Block Center, is an outspoken critic of children being diagnosed ADHD and put on drugs documented to cause tics, stunted growth, heart attack, stroke and sudden death. She describes how parents are being misinformed about the medical legitimacy of ADHD and the dangers of the drugs being prescribed to treat children. She encourages parents to have their child given a full medical examination to find underlying medical problems that are being misdiagnosed as a mental disorder.

How Psychiatric Drugs Can Kill Your Child – Documentary Video

From the makers of the award-winning documentaries Making a Killing: The Untold Story of Psychotropic Drugging and The Marketing of Madness: Are We All Insane? comes this searing new documentary, exposing how devastating—and deadly—psychiatric drugs can be for children and families.

Drugging Children—Did You Know?

The fact is that more than 1 million children aged 0-5 are prescribed psychiatric drugs in the U.S. alone- and a total of 8.5 million kids aged 0-17. Parents are not being informed of the risks of the drugs prescribed them, or given alternatives to drugs that are documented to have severe and even life-threatening side effects.

ADHD Drugs killed my healthy 8 year old son – Tyler Kowalczyk

NEVER give your children drugs, even ones given to them by doctors. ADHD drugs are killing and severely hurting children.

CCHR: Big Pharma—Define ‘Better’

The drugging of our children—0 to 5 year olds

More than 1 million children are being drugged between the ages of 0 and five, in the United States alone. Parents are quite simply not being given accurate information about psychiatric labels (mental disorders) or the drugs being prescribed to ‘treat’ their children.

Psychotropic Drugs on Foster Children ABC 20/20 2 Dec 2011

Once children are “in care”, all their expenses are on taxpayer’s tab. This includes expenses on prescription drugs.

Psychiatry: The Marketing of Madness: Are We All Insane?

How valid are psychiatrist’s diagnoses—and how safe are their drugs?

Drugging Children for Profit, Psychiatry, Foster Care, Big Pharma 1

Dr. Breeding and his guest Josh discus the common use of child drugging using psychotropic mind altering drugs. These include classes of drugs such as antipsychotic, antidepressants, amphetamines and ADHD drugs, and anticonvulsants.