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‘Very concerning’ trend in Aussie children

Doctors are putting more than 1000 additional Australian children per year on sedating antipsychotic drugs that can cause obesity, diabetes, brain impairments and movement disorders, “very concerning” federal government figures show. Australia’s peak healthcare safety body has revealed it is investigating “inappropriate” prescribing to children of the controversial medications, warning they “can cause long-term harm,… Read More »