What's The Difference Between A "Real" Depressive And A "Lazy" Pill…

There's a major backlash a-brewin' against the use of psychotropic medication to battle depression, and the forthcoming book Comfortably Numb by Charles Barber, could easily be called the bible of that backlash. Barber, a psychiatrist, cautions against over-medication, and argues that, "anger, greed, laziness,… » 1/29/08 4:30pm 1/29/08 4:30pm

Do Antidepressants Really Ruin Your Love Life?

Psychology Today has a trio of articles about antidepressants and love/sex that I feel uniquely qualified to comment on since I am both on antidepressants and in love (and having sex). [Braggart! -Ed.] The main article, "Sex, Love, and SSRIs" wonders whether selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (the class of drugs… » 12/14/07 1:00pm 12/14/07 1:00pm