Posted by parent
on April 24, 2000 at 10:03:35:
You are so right.WE are putting small children in danger,with these drugs.The side effects are bad.The drugs do not make a child learn any better,yes it my calm them down for a few hours but what is going on in there little heads while they are zombies.No more for my child.WE need to find better ways for our children.Maybe these kids are doing what they should be doing,who is the judge of this?When I was young boys were wild, so to speak.If they acted bad in school, they were put in the hall,until they acted better.
Teachers need to do there jobs.kids need to be able to make mistakes and learn from them this is normal.We are all different.So are children,thats what makes everyone so special.My child was on drugs for ADHD.Five years later NO MORE.Its not easy for he or I but he will be fine.Im sorry it took me this long to say enough.How many of your kids say please I don't want to take my pill? To me thats what matters. Good luck to you all.