When Prozac Stops Working

Cookie Kibbles | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Cookie Kibbles

There are times like now when things get so bad in life that not even Prozac can help me. I blame the drugs for not working as they should and that is true up to a point, but the thing with depression is that is part chemical imbalance and part circumstance.

The Prozac Bucket O'Lard List

Cameron McCulloch | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Cameron McCulloch

So I have now decided that after the surgery and the following weight loss it will be time for wholesale change. I have a bucket list of sorts, not to do before I kick the thing but more to do with the chance that now I possibly could.

The Real Truth About Antidepressants

Rachel Kelly | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Kelly

The past 17 years has taught me that it's not beyond our own powers to help ourselves. For anyone who is suffering mild anxiety, feels sad and wonders if they are depressed (you are not: if you have clinical depression, you know) please try other sanity-saving approaches before you resort to antidepressants.

Waste Anti-Depressants Are Having A 'Staggering' Side-Effect On The Oceans

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Tech

Tiny quantities of anti-depressants are affecting the fertility of aquatic wildlife such as crustaceans and molluscs, a new study has shown. Scient...

New Treatments For Depression Reported Beyond Prozac And Proloft

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new study looking at what causes depression may open the door to new treatments beyond antidepressants such as Prozac and Zoloft. Reporting in t...

Jessica Elgot

Cold Turkey | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

“I liked that she could party, that was one of the things that attracted me to her,” Laurie Sanders said of wife Susy. “I didn’t realise w...

Seeking a Light Beyond Depression

Tony Lobl | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Lobl

For a couple of weeks I'd taken snapshots of glorious dawn skies from my bedroom window and posted them on Facebook, to modest acclaim from a few fait...

Why the Taboo on Prozac is So Last Century

Esther Rich | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Esther Rich

Unlike a lot of people in today's society, I will happily admit to taking anti-depressants. A mental illness is just that - an illness, which needs treating. If I had a physical ailment I wouldn't think twice about taking the medication, so I don't understand why there is such a taboo on medication for mental illnesses.

25 Years Of The 'Wonder Drug'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It was hailed a wonder drug, and as antidepressant Prozac turns 25 years old in January, its popularity is still on the rise. The drug, launched in...

Driving Danger For Prozac Lovers

The Huffington Post | Posted 13.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Drugs prescribed to treat anxiety, depression and insomnia may increase patients' risk of being involved in motor vehicle accidents, according to a re...

Wind Farm Leaves Christmas Tree Farmer On Prozac

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

A Christmas tree farmer who has seen the value of his land almost halve after a 22-turbine wind farm was built near by has become so depressed he has ...