Entries by Jamie Lewis from 02/2012

Let's Talk OCD: How Do They Treat It?

| Posted 02.14.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Having sat in on a number of CBT sessions for OCD after being wrongly-diagnosed with a strange form of the illness - religiously over-thinking, later diagnosed as a form of social anxiety - I began to see what was happening to these people's lives.

Can Antidepressants and Other Depression Cures Really Be Placebos?

| Posted 02.23.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Irving Kirsh has been studying placebos for 36 years and says mere sugar pills can treat irritable bowel syndrome, ulcers and Parkinson's disease - and now he says they've been curing all manner of mental health illnesses for years.