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Everything A Doctor Should Ask Before Prescribing Anti-Depressants
By Neala Rafizadeh, MD, O, The Oprah Magazine
Critics say we're overdiagnosed and overprescribed -- but psychiatrist Neala Rafizadeh, MD, knows just how miraculous medication can be.
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Popular Antidepressant Is 'Ineffective And Unsafe' For Young People, Researchers Say
An early trial of the drug seems to have downplayed its scariest side effects.
I Will Not Fix Everything in 2014
Editor and Blogger (cancerspot.org)
What I need more than anything in 2014 is calm; I need to get off the scale, relax, find balance, eat for health, and parent my children from a place of grace. There is more, but I will not fix everything in 2014; I shall save the rest for another year.
Just Who Was This Romanian, Edward Theodoru, Any Way?
award-winning author, 'Come Back Early Today: A Memoir of Love...
Ed came here from Romania in his mid-50s as a penniless political refugee fleeing the brutal communist regime. All they would let him take out of the country was $100, one suitcase and the clothes on his back.
Treatment-Resistant Depression, Part One
A writer on the endless quest for wisdom, transcendence, and h...
Our individuality is our blessing and our -- well, curse is too strong a word, but it can be pretty challenging. And I know full well the overwhelming feelings of desperation and helplessness when you think you've tried everything.
Our Narrow View Of Depression Is Compounding The Problem
Clinical Psychologist, Author
Depression is more a social problem than a medical one, and no purely biological cure will be found for it any more than biology alone will cure other social ills such as poverty or child abuse.
Ice Cream: The New Anti-Depressant?
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