Inside Science

In today’s Scotsman, the Inside Science column is by Stephen Lawrie, Professor of Psychiatry at Edinburgh University. It can be read here . As a native of Edinburgh and a … Continue reading Inside Science

Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal

I have registered for this new discussion series which aims to explore what we do and don’t know about safe withdrawal from antidepressants, antipsychotics, benzodiazepines and stimulants. James Moore explains … Continue reading Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal

A newspaper report from 1993

This article, printed in the Irish Independent almost three decades ago, is one of many that featured in newspapers during the early years of SSRI antidepressants.  At this early stage … Continue reading A newspaper report from 1993

‘The truth about coming off antidepressants’

This article in the Telegraph by Miranda Levy begins: “There is growing evidence that millions are suffering distressing side effects of withdrawal, putting pressure on doctors to act.” This article … Continue reading ‘The truth about coming off antidepressants’