Antidepressant

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  • Dating
    Mental Health

    The truth about dating on antidepressants, according to the women doing it

  • Strong and brave girls support each other and feminist movement. Sisterhood and females friendship.
    Mental Health

    The stigma around taking antidepressants for women of colour is real and needs to stop

  • A woman in bed with her hands over her eyes having a vivid dream
    Mental Health

    What’s with all the wild dreams on antidepressants?

Latest Stories

Young woman suffering from mental illness
Mental Health

“Don’t do what I did and treat antidepressants as a last resort”

One woman shares how taking antidepressants changed her life and how she wishes she has gone for help sooner.

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Serena Smith
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Woman sitting on a pill
Health

Why we need to talk about women and antidepressants now more than ever

More women in the UK have been prescribed antidepressants since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic than ever before, but what are the consequences?

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Katy Harrington
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Fearne-Cotton
Mental Health

Fearne Cotton shares her top mental health podcasts and Instagram accounts

The Happy Place podcaster is marking World Mental Health Day.

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Hollie Richardson
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A woman sitting
Opinion

What it feels like to have your mental health issues dismissed

Charlie Bond writes about having her mental health brushed off by a doctor as he said she wasn't “depressed enough for antidepressants”.

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Charlie Bond
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Lauren Geall
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How lockdown changed our relationships with antidepressants

Deciding to take – or stop taking – antidepressants is a deeply personal decision. For these women, lockdown presented the perfect opportunity to reassess.

Antidepressants: Why I tell all my friends I'm taking antidepressants
Life

“Why I tell my friends I’m taking antidepressants”

As new figures reveal that antidepressant usage has surged since lockdown, Stylist’s Lauren Geall explores why talking about medication is so important.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Long Reads

16 women on why self care is so important to them

It's about so much more than bubble baths.

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Stylist Team
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Dog walkers can find friendship and solidarity in each other.
Long Reads

“How dog walking led me to make friends“

Getting a dog led Rachel Charlton-Dailey to get to know her neighbours.

Posted by
Rachel Charlton-Dailey
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Pure OCD channel 4
Long Reads

What it’s really like living with OCD: “I saw danger and possible harm everywhere in my flat”

“Exhausted and unable to sleep one night, I finally admitted to myself that I needed help.”

Posted by
Lucy Donoughue
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Long Reads

“How I came off antidepressants”: 5 women share their stories

4 million people are at risk of experiencing side effects when withdrawing from antidepressants

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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Christopher Eccleston from Doctor Who
People

Christopher Eccleston on why he viewed his anorexia struggles as a “filthy secret”

“The illness is still there raging within me as the Doctor.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Kayleigh Dray
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Boris Johnson’s “toxic” mental health comments show just how out of touch he is

And people on Twitter aren’t happy.

Modern Family’s Ariel Winters dyes hair from black to red
People

Ariel Winter just underlined a frustrating side-effect of antidepressants

It may not something that many people talk about, but the Modern Family star has determined to be as open as possible about her journey to mental wellness

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Lucy Mangan: “Why I’m no longer ashamed of my antidepressants”

“What a cop-out. I should stay in my self-induced misery and suffer for it, shouldn’t I?”

Posted by
Lucy Mangan
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Long Reads

“How holding down a job helps me manage my depression”

After living with depression for years, one author found relief in the structure of building a career

Posted by
Lauren Slater
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