Prozac

Q. What about the rumors and studies that Prozac causes suicide and/or acts of violence? A link between Prozac and violence has not been proven. Prozac is an anti-depressant known to cause problems such as …

Choosing a Doctor

Q. What should you look for in a doctor? How can you tell if he/she really understands depression? If you are looking for a psychopharmacologist to prescribe medications to help control your depression there are …

Medication

Q. Do certain drugs work best with certain depressive illnesses? What are the guidelines for choosing a drug? here are very few kinds of depression for which there are specific antidepressant treatments. When it comes …

Internet Resources

Β Q. What are some electronic resources on the internet related to depression? This list is a shortened version of one compiled and maintained by Sylvia Caras. It is posted periodically to ThisIsCrazy-L (see below for …

Getting Help

Q. Where should a person go for help? If you think you might need help, see your internist or general practitioner and explain your situation. Sometimes an actual physical illness can cause depression-like symptoms so …