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Friday, July 3, 2015

Kids With ADHD Getting Wrong Drugs, Study Finds

Kids With ADHD Getting Wrong Drugs, Study Finds



Are Too Many Young Americans Getting Antipsychotics for ADHD?

A growing number of teens and young adults are being prescribed powerful antipsychotics, even though the medications aren't approved to treat two disorders -- ADHD and depression -- they are commonly used for, a new study shows.

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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Antipsychotics Too Often Prescribed For Aggression In Children

Powerful antipsychotic medications are being used to treat children and teenagers with ADHD, aggression and behavior problems, a study finds, even though safer treatments are available and should be used first.

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JIM CARREY GOES TO BAT FOR CALIFORNIA PARENTS & MEDICAL CHOICE

Many Californians are still in shock at the speed Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 277 (SB-277). Governor Brown, along with the bill’s authors, seem to now all confirm signs of drug company backing and influence. The question of integrity in a political system known to be greatly influenced by pharmaceutical lobbying now seems to be put to rest. The historic outpouring of peaceful, grassroots resistance to the bill has served to awaken the nation.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

BAY AREA PARENTS WILL HOMESCHOOL CHILD TO AVOID VACCINE REQUIREMENT

Less than 24 hours after state lawmakers approved a new bill requiring all school children in California to be vaccinated, that bill is now law. Gov. Jerry Brown wasted no time and signed Senate Bill 277 Tuesday morning.

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Why are so many foster kids taking psychiatric drugs?

California’s Legislature is poised to pass a law making it much harder to offer psychiatric medication to kids in foster care, responding to growing concern that foster kids get too many psychotropic medications.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

California vaccine bill SB 277 signed into law by Jerry Brown

Ending months of speculation, Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed into law Senate Bill 277, which requires almost all California schoolchildren to be fully vaccinated in order to attend public or private school, regardless of their parents' personal or religious beliefs.

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California Legislature Passes 'Mandatory' Vaccine Bill, Sends It To The Governor



A bill that would make vaccinations a requirement for nearly every schoolchild passed the California Legislature. The bill, SB 277, is now on its way to Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown's desk. It's one of the toughest vaccination bills in the country, according to theLos Angeles Times.

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Sunday, June 28, 2015

California vaccine bill clears major legislative hurdle – Pharmaceutical Processing



If the bill does become law, California will have one of the strictest vaccination regulations for school kids in the USA California was at the center of a high-profile measles outbreak that spread across the USA. Those children will still be able to enroll in school as conditional entrants, meaning they are behind on their shots but intend to get them, said Assemblywoman Catharine Baker, R-San Ramon.

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Friday, June 26, 2015

Drugging Our Kids: Documentary wins Murrow Award

"Drugging Our Kids," this newspaper's series about the excessive use of psychiatric drugs in California's foster care system, was honored Wednesday with an Edward R. Murrow Award for the country's best news documentary video by a large online organization.

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California Bans Religious and Philosophical Vaccine Exemptions for Schoolchildren



Lawmakers in California on Thursday approved legislation that would make essential vaccines mandatory for all children entering preschool or kindergarten in the state. The bill prohibits parents from seeking vaccine exemption for religious and philosophical reasons. The Assembly approved the legislation 46-30. California Governor Jerry Brown has not stated whether he will sign the bill, but many speculate he will. If so, the law will go into effect on July 1, 2016.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Students with ADHD benefit from being allowed to fidget in class

SCHOOL children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) should be encouraged to fidget in class, two new studies suggest.
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