Before Prozac

Before Prozac
Author : Edward Shorter
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Total Pages : 320
Release : 2008-10-28
ISBN 10 : 0199709335
ISBN 13 : 9780199709335
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Before Prozac
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Edward Shorter
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Psychiatry today is a barren tundra, writes medical historian Edward Shorter, where drugs that don't work are used to treat diseases that don't exist. In this p
Prozac on the Couch
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Jonathan Metzl
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-16 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Arguing that Freud enjoys new life in the medications prescribed by psychologists and psychiatrists, the author takes the Prozac culture to task, focusing on th
Better than Prozac
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Samuel H. Barondes
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-16 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Every day millions of people take psychiatric drugs. In Better Than Prozac Samuel Barondes considers the benefits and limitations of Prozac, Ritalin, Valium, Ri
Before Prozac
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Edward Shorter
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Psychiatry today is a barren tundra, writes medical historian Edward Shorter, where drugs that don't work are used to treat diseases that don't exist. In this p
Prozac Diary
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Lauren Slater
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-01 - Publisher: Random House

The author of the acclaimed Welcome to My Country describes in this provocative and funny memoir the ups and downs of living on Prozac for ten years, and the st
From Melancholia to Prozac
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Clark Lawlor
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-23 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Examines the history of depression, arguing that understanding the history is important to understanding its present conflicted status and definition.
Let Them Eat Prozac
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: David Healy
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

Ground-breaking work on the dangers of anti-depressants and why the FDA continues to approve them. Lots of anecdotes, well-written, author will be on tour in th
Prozac and Other Psychiatric Drugs
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Lewis A. Opler
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Provides the information necessary to recognize illness, obtain safe, effective medical treatment, and evaluate more than fifty of the most commonly prescribed
New York Magazine
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors:
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-12-18 - Publisher:

New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for reade
Magnificent Mind At Any Age
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Daniel G. Amen
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

When your brain works right, so do you. When it's out of balance, you feel frustrated, or worse. Yet amid all the advice about how to keep the rest of our body