It’s the Family Stupid and Pills Can’t Fix it


Kyle developed temper tantrums, and mother was at her wit’s end. She contacted various doctors, who marched out the usual suspects: autism, bipolar disorder, hyperactivity, insomnia, oppositional defiant disorder. Along with diseases came the drugs to treat them- and Kyle got several: the antipsychotic respirdol, the antidepressant prozac, two sleeping medicines and one for attention [...]