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In the discussion thread: I no longer use antidepressants. [View all]

Response to sibelian (Original post)

Mon Dec 31, 2012, 02:14 AM

84. All well and good, but pay attention to physical symptoms as well

Provided you are not suffering the physical symptoms of depression and anxiety like not sleeping or sleeping to much, not eating or eating to much, withdrawing from others, difficulty concentrating, etc. then you are probably correct. Medication is probably not helpful for you. But it can make the difference between functioning and not functioning for many people.

Here is a really good video from a Stanford professor. I recommend it for anyone who struggles with depression, as well as anyone who thinks people should "snap out of it".

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