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How Antidepressants Robbed Me of a Year of My Life

How Antidepressants Robbed Me of a Year of My Life

Three years ago, I found myself in a mental hospital in London. I looked down and saw welts on my arms where I had torn my skin apart. There was a mirror in the tiny room where I’d spent most of the last 5 weeks going through agonizing cold turkey…

The Pill That Steals Lives: One Woman’s Harrowing Journey With Antidepressants

The Pill That Steals Lives: One Woman’s Harrowing Journey With Antidepressants

The following is an excerpt from Katinka Blackford Newman’s book, The Pill That Steals Lives, which will released on September 15. My ex-husband Robert and I have been separated for 8 months and we’re barely on speaking terms. All night I’ve been lying awake with terrible heart palpitations, an unnamed…

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