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Long-term use of psychiatric medication increases the risk of becoming chronically symptomatic, says Robert Whitaker, a journalist and key note speaker at a Vatican conference on child health care. "The Child as a Person and as a Patient: Therapeutic Approaches Compared" was sponsored last weekend by the Pontific...read more
Articles from section "Youth"
World Youth Day facilities in Rio de Janeiro, July 23-28, will include a special Welcome Center for English-Speaking pilgrims. The site will feature prayer and worship experiences, music, …read more
When children become ill, methods used to treat them should not only seek to heal the illness, but respect the intrinsic dignity and rights of those suffering. This message lies at the center …read more
A trio of brothers are showing family and Church solidarity with a 100-mile bike ride fundraising effort to support kids from a poor region of Brazil who want to attend next month's World …read more
Here is a translation of the transcription of the q-and-a session Francis had with students from Jesuit schools. * * * Dear youngsters, dear young people! I prepared this address to give you, …read more
The US bishops' Subcommittee for the Church in Latin America is hosting a World Youth Day contest, as the worldwide youth event -- and the occasion for Pope Francis' first international trip …read more