A study just published in JAMA Jan 5, reported that SSRI antidepressants are no better than placebo for most cases of depression.
Could this ancient spice be superior to drugs for treating premenstrual syndrome (PMS)?
We know that all drugs have side effects. That’s just part of the deal right? But is it really possible that an antidepressant can cause a sane person to act like a cold-blooded criminal?
What do we know about mass shooters' psychiatric treatment?
There is a deep sickness beginning to take hold of the American psyche that threatens to undermine the already shaken stability of the lives of everyone in this country.
While the GreenMedInfo.com database contains evidence for the potential therapeutic use of curcumin in over 700 conditions, these ten are some of the most compelling applications
The personal, lived experience many share does not add up to what they are being told is happening by mainstream media. None of it makes sense, but people are waking up to reality
According to a 2017 study, a staggering 12.7 percent of all US citizens over the age of 12 were taking antidepressants
What could possibly go wrong with swallowing tracking microchips with already highly toxic pharmaceuticals?
There are many causes of low libido, but they do not require a pill or drug therapy to be reversed
The following case study provides an in-depth analysis of patients who experienced psychiatric medication withdrawal and were treated with an effective lifestyle medicine protocol
One study highlights the efficacy of Ayahuasca, a native Amazonian plant, as a powerful antidepressant in treatment-resistant depression
With every mass shooting, there's a renewed call for stricter gun control laws. The only problem is: guns aren't the problem. Guns have always been a part of America's culture. As long as the conversation centers around gun-control we'll continue to neglect something even more important and just as deadly: the growing mental health crisis that has been decades in the making. Where it begins and why may surprise you
Alarmingly, about 85% of people with depression also experience some anxiety; about 90% of people with anxiety suffer some depression
How Gender Bias Medicine Is Hurting Women and Keeping Us Sick
Sometimes doing something proactively appears defensible and logical when, at its root, lies a hubris that we may soon come to regret.
With the rise in antidepressant use in recent years, we have witnessed the creation of many new clinical diagnoses in the field of psychiatry. Are they real or manufactured?
What if in the treatment of depression, food prescriptions replaced antidepressant drugs?
Antidepressants are big business. But for the same money, and without the side effects, a little mindfulness can do the same job.
Disappointingly, suicide rates among people who take antidepressants are not statistically any different than suicide rates for people who take a placebo
Professional education events are heavily sponsored by drug companies promoting their products as the solution. This widely used coercive and misinformation technique where drug benefits are exaggerated and side effects minimized was exposed in a recent BMJ Open study.
Too many of us blindly put faith into different authorities, but when it comes to personal health and diet, your self knowledge and gut intuition should be your guide.
Low libido is a common complaint among women. It affects about 10% of women in the U.S., and up to 16% in Europe and Australia. Researchers are suggesting an ancient herb may provide relief.
Is mental illness simply a matter of a "chemical imbalance" or "bad gene"? Do we need to fix children’s disordered brains or do we need to let kids be kids?