The increasing diagnoses of mental health issues in children, along with the prescribing of psychotropic and antipsychotic medication, is beginning to cause alarm. In 2010, children were two times more likely to receive medical care for mental health conditions than they were 15 years earlier. The mental . . .
The headline above is from a Reuters article published on November 18, 2013, in the Washington Post. This article, as well as several in other publications, reports on a new study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on November 18, 2013, that addresses the issue of antibiotic usage in children. . . .
The above headline comes from an NBC News story on May 7, 2013. The story, and several more in other news outlets, is based on a report released April 30, 2013 titled "Surviving the First Day", by the organization, Save the Children. The study shows that the United States ranks 68th in the world . . .