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We've Got Issues Children and Parents in the Age of Medication

ISBN-10: 159448497X

ISBN-13: 9781594484971

Edition: N/A

Authors: Judith Warner

List price: $16.00
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A bold and brilliant look at childhood medication by the New York Timesbestselling author. Are we over-diagnosing and over-medicating our children? Judith Warner uses extensive research and interviews with dozens of doctors, researchers, family experts, and parents to cut through the received wisdom and hysteria to bring insight and compassion to the "drugging kids" debate.
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 2/1/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Judith Warner, author of Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety, lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and two daughters.

Preface
UNTITLED on Affluent Parents and Neurotic Kids
Seeing Is Believing
An Epidemic of Supposition
Aren't They All on Medication?
Who, Exactly, Is Having Issues?
"B-a-d" Children, Worse Parents (and Even Worse Doctors)
Stuck in the Cuckoo's Nest
Ritalin Nation?
The Stories We Tell
A "Better Time Than Ever"
Moving Forward
Acknowledgments
Notes
Bibliography
Index