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The Resource ADHD nation : children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic, Alan Schwarz

ADHD nation : children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic, Alan Schwarz

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ADHD nation : children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic
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ADHD nation
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children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic
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Alan Schwarz
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eng
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"A groundbreaking and definitive account of the widespread misdiagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder--and its serious effects on children, adults, and society"--
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Title
ADHD nation
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Summary
A cautionary assessment of what the author believes to be widespread misdiagnoses of ADHD argues that doctors and pharmaceutical companies are improperly targeting adults and children for commercial gain, sharing the dramatic stories of two patients while denouncing the work of ADHD expert Keith Conners
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10526741
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.9
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ506.H9
LC item number
S39 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WS 350.8.A8
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True
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adult
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children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic
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children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic
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Alan Schwarz
ADHD nation : children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic, Alan Schwarz
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ADHD nation : children, doctors, big pharma, and the making of an American epidemic, Alan Schwarz
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-316) and index
Contents
Fidgety Phil's arithmetic pills -- Dr. Conners -- From MBD to ADD -- Collision course -- Kristin -- Jamison -- ADD for all -- The hijacking -- There's something they know about us -- Higher and higher -- Less than -- Bright college days -- And now, a word from our sponsors -- Awakening -- Connection -- This is your brain on capitalism -- Coming soon to a doctor near you -- Prescription
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ocn951612166
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 338 pages
Isbn
9781501105913
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2016018493

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