In the US, about 1 in 12 children under the age of 17 is on some sort of drug designed to combat mental illness, from antidepressants to antipsychotics to ADHD medications like Ritalin and Adderall.
Tag - mental illness
A mental health crisis has ballooned in Hong Kong in the wake of demonstrations.
The idea of involuntary commitment taps deep into many of mankind’s greatest fears and is, therefore, the perfect fodder for horror movies.
The courts are hearing an old lawsuit over whether Americans can be banned from owning guns for life, based on a previous stay in a mental hospital.