Prozac Diary

Prozac Diary
Author : Lauren Slater
Publisher : Random House
Total Pages : 208
Release : 2011-06-01
ISBN 10 : 9780679462798
ISBN 13 : 0679462791
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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
Mad Muse
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Jeffrey Berman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-03 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

Many of the well-respected scholarly studies of autobiographical writing have little or nothing to say about mental illness. This book uncovers the mysterious r
Prozac Backlash
Language: en
Pages: 383
Authors: Joseph Glenmullen
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04-17 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

In a controversial look at the potent drugs millions of Americans consume each day--for everything from anxiety to sexual addiction--Dr. Glenmullen presents aut
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
Voices of Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Martin Halliwell
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-02 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

This dynamic and richly layered account of mental health in the late twentieth century interweaves three important stories: the rising political prominence of m
The Empire of Depression
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jonathan Sadowsky
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-22 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Depression has colonized the world. Today, more than 300 million of us have been diagnosed as depressed. But 150 years ago, “depression” referred to a mood,
Happy Pills in America
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: David Herzberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: JHU Press

Valium. Paxil. Prozac. Prescribed by the millions each year, these medications have been hailed as wonder drugs and vilified as numbing and addictive crutches.
Black Dogs and Blue Words
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Kimberly K. Emmons
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-16 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

His "black dog"--that was how Winston Churchill referred to his own depression. Today, individuals with feelings of sadness and irritability are encouraged to "
Intimate Reading
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Janet Mason Ellerby
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-06-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Janet Mason Ellerby offers an analysis of the tragic events which have most influenced her writing and explores the relationship of her own narrative to others
Is It Me or My Meds? Living with Antidepressants
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: David Allen KARP
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-30 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

In this book, David Karp explores the relationship between pills and personhood by listening to a group of experts who rarely get the chance to speak on the mat