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Wednesday, July 9, 2008

ADHD drug linked to suicide attempts: Health Canada


CBC.ca recently reported that ADHD drugs have been linked to Suicide attempts in children as young as 6 years old.

"Among the 55 suicide attempts reported in connection with the drug, 43 were among children between the ages of 6 and 17. Twelve were among adults ranging in age from 18 to 45."

To read the full article click here.

1 comment:

Zet-Girouard said...

that doesn't surprise me one bit. I'm not a huge fan of pushing drugs unto our kids.
there has to be other solutions.