Study: Thousands of Israeli kids incorrectly prescribed Ritalin – Haaretz – Israel News

Study: Thousands of Israeli kids incorrectly prescribed Ritalin – Haaretz – Israel News.

Read the article by Dan Even, Ha’aretz March 10, 2010

Thousands of Israeli children are prescribed Ritalin for attention disorders, but actually have undiagnosed psychological problems that necessitate different treatment, according to a study released this month.