Posts tagged "antidepressants"

Dr. Drew Bribed To Prescribe Wellbutrin, Government Claims

Dr. Drew Pinsky is facing allegations that he was bribed and had accepted $275,000 to talk up the antidepressant drug Wellbutrin SR during his radio and television show “Loveline.”  While…

Daley Quinn | July 3, 2012 - 3:40 pm

I Have Depression

We tend to think of the concept of “pain” as something physical—something that involves blood, bruises or casts. But people with mental illnesses struggle with this entirely other debilitating concept…

Jessica Wakeman | June 9, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Are Happy Pills As Happy As They Sound?

Last week a study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association claimed that people with mild to moderate depression are wasting their time with happy pills because the…

Nikki Dowling | January 14, 2010 - 7:10 pm

Sound Off: Can Antidepressants Be A Dating Dealbreaker?

If you’re on antidepressants, chances are, the person you’re dating will find out. (If they don’t, then you’re really good about keeping a secret, and maybe they should be worrying…

Leonora Epstein | January 13, 2010 - 1:00 pm

More People Are Taking Antidepressants, But Fewer Are In Therapy

Looks like, as a country, we’re feeling the blues. A new study shows that, since 1996, the number of people taking antidepressants has doubled. These days, about one out of…

Nikki Dowling | August 4, 2009 - 4:30 pm

The Little Blue Pill Might Help Women With The Blues

While Viagra is an invention that has helped grandpas around the country get it back up for their spouses, nurses, and right hands, it now may be able to help…

Simcha | July 28, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Quickies!: Viagra May Be Helpful To Women On Antidepressants

A new study suggests Viagra may help women on antidepressants, which can destroy sex lives. Yay! More pills to pop! [Tango]
College degrees no longer guarantee a job and adequate…

Annika Harris | July 24, 2008 - 9:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: A Nude Blacklist, Bestiality, And Viagra For Women

A nudist resort in France had to get special permission from the government to keep a blacklist of guests forbidden from visiting. [Reuters]
Two dogs trained to have sex with…

Catherine Strawn | July 23, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Warning: Side Effects May Include More Reasons To Be Depressed

Have you been turnin’ that frown upside down by poppin’ pills like Prozac? Well, your little picker-uppers might be doing more bad than good. For 20-some odd years, a set…

Simcha | May 21, 2008 - 2:00 pm