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Do SSRIs Increase the Risk of Suicide in Those Diagnosed with Clinical Depression?
Antidepressants present a counterintuitive challenge. The most popular ones have been dogged for decades by claims that they can increase…
Effective Treatments for Fibromyalgia Sufferers
From the outside, a person with fibromyalgia looks perfectly normal. But on the inside, it can feel like the pain…
Coping with the Side Effects of Antidepressants
The irony of antidepressants is that the side effects can cause symptoms similar to the depression they treat. Here is what to expect and how to handle it.
Anxiety Meds: Options, Side Effects & Alternatives
Anxiety can be debilitating. Anxiety meds might help, but learn about the possible side effects and consider the options of alternative medicines.
The Link Between Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Common Meds
The Link Between Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Common Meds If you are 60+, stop taking these drugs now The evidence is…
Nasal Spray for Depression? Not So Fast.
By Kim Witczak WoodyMatters On February 12, a joint meeting of the FDA Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee and Drug Safety…
5 Non-Pharmacological Treatments for Depression
Antidepressants have a lot of side effects. Avoid them by using these non-drug options.
Symptom or Side Effect? Why Doctors Too Often Choose A Over B
By Marlene Beggelman, MD Right Care Alliance Years ago, after I suffered a deep personal loss, my doctor prescribed Prozac,…
Concerns About Using Your Antidepressant Long-Term? Talk to Your Doctor
By Marc Manseau JustCareUSA.org On April 8, 2018, The New York Times published a front-page article titled “The Murky Perils…
Can Using Dumbbells Help Alleviate Depression?
Resistance exercise training (RET) may significantly curb depressive symptoms, according to a study published in JAMA Psychiatry. Though previous reviews…
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