Anxiety pills like Xanax and Klonopin, and sleeping pills like Ambien and Lunesta, are some of the most commonly abused prescription
Watch the full HuffPost Live Conversation here. Cassiday advised those suffering from anxiety to deconstruct the reasons
Over the course of the 400-plus page book, Stossel outlines every aspect of the subject of anxiety imaginable. His focus shifts between history of thought on the subject, descriptions of scientific experiments and research, and his own phenomenological experience of dealing with the condition.
When it comes to benefits, psychiatric medications hold their own when compared with general medical medications in the treatment of a great number of diseases that affect so many people.
Journalists love declaring that psychiatric medications symbolize some slice of the zeitgeist. So I can't say I was entirely surprised when I opened my mailbox the other day and saw New York Magazine's latest cover article proclaiming that this is the era of Xanax.
Is there any evidence that these medications are helping women? When you match those lines -- an increase in drug use and