Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Mass. tracks children on psychiatric drugs


"Following the death of a 4-year-old Hull girl from an overdose of

psychiatric drugs last December, state officials have set up a unique

early-warning system to spot preschoolers who may be getting excessive

medication for mental illness. In just the first three months, the

system has flagged the cases of at least 35 children for further

investigation, and the number ..."



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