COMFORTABLY NUMB: how psychiatry is medicating a nation

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c2008.
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1st ed.
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English
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A critique of the abuse and overuse of psychiatric medications in America reveals how drug companies create a need for a drug and discusses the pressure Americans confront to medicate themselves and the impact of the abuse on American society.
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9780375423994
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subject_facet Biological psychiatry -- United States -- History, Deceptive advertising -- United States, Drug Industry -- United States, Drug Therapy -- utilization -- United States, MEDICAL / Psychiatry / Psychopharmacology, Mental Disorders -- drug therapy -- United States, Mental illness -- Chemotherapy -- United States -- History, Psychiatry -- United States -- History, Psychiatry -- trends -- United States, Psychotropic drugs -- Marketing -- United States -- History, Psychotropic drugs industry -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States
title_display COMFORTABLY NUMB : how psychiatry is medicating a nation
title_full COMFORTABLY NUMB : how psychiatry is medicating a nation / Charles Barber
title_short COMFORTABLY NUMB :
title_sub how psychiatry is medicating a nation
topic_facet Biological psychiatry, Chemotherapy, Deceptive advertising, Drug Industry, Drug Therapy, History, Marketing, Mental Disorders, Mental illness, Moral and ethical aspects, Psychiatry, Psychotropic drugs, Psychotropic drugs industry, drug therapy, trends, utilization