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Eye On America (Children And Psychiatric Drugs) Part I #393838

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 08, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Fort Worth, Texas: Elizabeth Kaledin) Rising numbers of pre-school children on Ritalin and other psychiatric medications reported. [Child Andreas MONTANEZ - talks to teacher.] [Teacher Deborah BROWN - says montanez was out of control.] [Mother Renee MONTANEZ - talks about her son's misbehavior; says she is weaning her son from medication.] [Malibu Elementary Principal Kathy HWANG - says some children are helped by medication.] [Eastern Virginia Medical School Gretchen LeFEVER - says many children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) don't have it.]

Kaledin, Elizabeth;
Rather, Dan

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