The Psychiatric 'Wonder Drug' That Almost No One Is Using
Clozapine could save the lives of suicidal schizophrenic people who aren't responding to other treatments. So why are so few doctors using it?
How to Tell if You Should See a Psychiatrist Versus a Psychologist
As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.
How Can You Treat Someone Who Doesn't Think They're Mentally Ill?
Laws are being passed that make it possible to compel people to receive treatment for health problems they don’t believe they have.
When Will You Be Able to Use Ketamine For Social Anxiety?
Yet another study has heroed the drug as a potential treatment for severe mental conditions, this time for social anxiety disorder. But there's a while to go until we can easily access ketamine via pill or spray — especially where anxiety is concerned.
Three People Share How They Fought Depression and Won
"There was a moment with friends when I looked around and felt, for the first time in a really long time, happy."
Views On My Own
Getting a PhD Is Bad for Your Mental Health
No shit. It’s why I quit.
[Premiere] Digital Collages Reflect on the Aesthetic Pleasure of Psychiatry
Clip art and prescription pills flood Cecily Feitel’s issue of FELT Zine.
so sad today
It Gets Better and Then It Gets Worse
What will I do with this column and my Twitter account if the sadness doesn't end? Do I keep writing about the experience of living with depression and anxiety, and exploring the nuances of sadness forever?
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Another Company Will Start Offering Martin Shkreli's $750 Pill for a Buck
The internet's most hated dude has been undermined yet again.
Should We Start Worrying About Pharmaceutical Patent Trolls?
An expert told us there "a gold rush for profit" in patent-centric areas such as the drug biz.
How the Trans-Pacific Partnership Could Ruin My Life and Body
For people with autoimmune diseases, the TPP could make our medication exorbitantly expensive and confine us to a life of pain and isolation.
Female Viagra Sounds Pretty Garbage
This week the US FDA approved Flibanserin, a drug to increase sexual desire in women. But despite the hype, it sounds like another sexual disappointment.