February 2013

Zoloft, the dummy pill?

A new lawsuit says yes.

I keep hearing more and more news stories about antidepressants that just don’t work, making me wonder:

A. If we might have a lot of potentially dangerous, unmedicated people out there who could hurt themselves or others.

B. If we have a lot of people on medication who could be helped not with drugs, but with the simple power of belief—whether it be in themselves or a placebo.