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Anxiety medication surge among children

Jayde Hand

Anxiety medication is on the rise in Australia, especially in young people.

Between 2021-2022, anti-anxiety prescriptions for Australian children have increased by 40 percent.

If you or someone you know is experiencing mental ill health, support is available.

Lifeline: Call 13 11 14

Kids Helpline: Call 1800 55 1800 or Webchat counselling

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