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Premature

Turns out I have no refills left on my Effexor. Which means I’m out this weekend. Which means instead of stopping the Effexor Monday night I had to do it Friday night. 217 more words

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Reports: Anti-depressants found at home of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz

Dusseldorf, Germany — German investigators found anti-depressants in the apartment of Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz this week, according to published reports.

Die Welt, a German newspaper, cited an unidentified senior investigator who said Lubitz suffered from a severe “psychosomatic illness” and German police seized prescription drugs that treat the condition. 1,502 more words

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Reports: Anti-depressants found at home of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz

Dusseldorf, Germany — German investigators found anti-depressants in the apartment of Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz this week, according to published reports.

Die Welt, a German newspaper, cited an unidentified senior investigator who said Lubitz suffered from a severe “psychosomatic illness” and German police seized prescription drugs that treat the condition. 1,502 more words

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The journey begins...

I guess the best place to start is to tell you a little bit about me and what I intend to do with this blog. As some of you reading may know, I’ve recently recovered from severe depression and anxiety and I want to share my journey with others in the hope that someone will find it helpful and make positive changes to their life. 300 more words

Anti-depressants

Will #77 Do The Trick? ~~~ ECT (Electro convulsive therapy)

A few people have e-mailed me asking about information on ECT.  There are sites that provide procedures and research, but I found none that were clear enough to link. 1,072 more words

Health

Don't Just Drug Me--Talk to Me!

“Medication has no doubt played a central role in helping me manage my psychosis, but what has allowed me to see the meaning in my struggles–to make sense of everything that happened before and during the course of my illness, and to mobilize what strengths I may possess into a rich and productive life—is talk therapy….It is, at the heart of things, a relationship, and for me it has been the key to every other relationship I hold precious.”

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A doggone shame

The following is not a blatant advertisement for my dog-walking services. Honest.

A study this week has revealed that thousands of dogs (and cats) in the UK are now being prescribed anti-depressants by vets because of anxiety disorders. 535 more words

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