Treating and Beating Anxiety and Depression: With Orthomolecular Medicine
The number of prescriptions for antidepressant drugs have nearly tripled in the past decade. Now, over 10 million American adults and 1 million ... Show synopsis The number of prescriptions for antidepressant drugs have nearly tripled in the past decade. Now, over 10 million American adults and 1 million American children have taken them. But these drugs, although often useful, don't correct the causes of depression and anxiety. What's worse, they can stop working, cause dependency, or bring on dangerous - even debilitating or fatal - side effects. Orthomolecular physicians use wisely the prescriptions we've made, but they recognize that mood disorders can only be corrected by normalizing the balance of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and similar substances that actually make the neurotransmitters - including serotonin - that antidepressant drugs attempt to augment. Using the latest clinical studies and his 10 years of clinical experience, Dr. Murphree has helped thousands of patients feel good again.