Postpartum: Mother Kills SelfThursday, February 10th, 2011
Jury calls baby-killer mother still insane — (Associated Press)Friday, December 17th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Kills her Infant: Several Days WithdrawalFriday, November 12th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Lets 13 Month Old Son Drown in Tub: Does Not Call Emergency ServicesMonday, November 8th, 2010
Postpartum: Woman Attempts to Choke Her MotherMonday, November 1st, 2010
Suicide: the silent thief of mothers — (Birth Faith)Monday, September 13th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Suicide is the leading cause of death for new moms. Naturally, no information is provided on the % postpartum suicides that involved antidepressants.
Postpartum: Mother Drowns 7 Month Old TwinsFriday, September 3rd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Postpartumwoman on antidepressants attempts suicide, drowns her twins
Postpartum: Mother Kills 3 Month Old BabyFriday, July 16th, 2010
Warner Robins mother sentenced to 15 years in infant’s beating death — (The Telegraph)Thursday, June 24th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Attempts to Smother 5 Week Old BabyFriday, June 18th, 2010
Colorado mental-health counselor charged with murdering infant son — (The Denver Post)Tuesday, June 8th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Woman worries needlessly that her 6-month old son is autistic, takes Zoloft, feels increasingly suicidal, smothers baby to death a week later.
Postpartum: Depressed New Mom Commits Suicide After Antidepressant AdjustedThursday, May 6th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Drowns Two Month Old BabyFriday, April 23rd, 2010
Postpartum: Antidepressants Can Exacerbate Depression Symptoms: American Journal of PsychiatryFriday, April 2nd, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Attempts to Murder 20 Month Old DaughterTuesday, March 30th, 2010
Jury told mom accused in baby’s killing either selfish or psychotic — (Detroit Free Press)Monday, March 29th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Mom on antidepressants smothers her baby to death.
193 — (Texas Monthly)Monday, February 15th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Woman given antidepressant for postpartum depression, her husband often prevents her taking it, she stabs him to death, 193 times.
Postpartum: Mother Kills One Month Old BabyFriday, February 12th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Tries to Kill Baby & Self While Driving her CarWednesday, February 3rd, 2010
Postpartum: Woman's Baby Missing: Told Father She Had Killed HimWednesday, January 6th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Kills BabySaturday, November 21st, 2009
Lawyer: Mental illness wore down accused Texas mom — (The Seattle Times)Thursday, November 12th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Woman takes Citalopram (Celexa), kills son the next day. Probably a non-metabolizer. She is sentenced to a mental institution (more psychoactive drugs).
Postpartum: Mother Turns Blind Eye to Abuse of Son by Boyfriend: Son DiesWednesday, October 7th, 2009
Postpartum Depression: Woman Becomes AssaultiveThursday, September 17th, 2009
Postpartum Depression: Do All Moms Need Screening? — (Time Magazine)Friday, July 10th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Anxious postpartum mum given Zoloft, start to have homicidal and suicidal thoughts.
Postpartum: Mother Kills 7 Month Old Twins: Attempts SuicideMonday, July 6th, 2009
Postpartum: Mother Kills Her Infant DaughterWednesday, April 8th, 2009
Yeeda Topham vows to help all depressed mothers — (Perth Now)Saturday, December 6th, 2008SSRI Ed note: New mom who longed for child for years gets 5 medications instead of help and reassurance, attempts murder-suicide but lives, does nor remember.
Postpartum Depression: Mother Kills her Seven Month Old ChildTuesday, November 18th, 2008
Young girl’s death shocks family — (The Barrie Examiner)Friday, October 31st, 2008SSRI Ed note: Young woman on antidepressants and sleeping meds assaults common-law spouse and he moves out, is found dead at a grow op.
Inquest rules Mandy, 19, died after taking no more than four anti-depressants — (Skelmersdale Advertiser)Thursday, September 11th, 2008SSRI Ed note: "Happy, bouncy, genuine, sincere" woman loses baby at birth prescribed antidepressants, she drinks, dies. Coroner records accident.
Airline chase suspect claims post-partum depression — (The New Orleans Advocate)Saturday, August 16th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Mom on Prozac speeds with baby in back seat, drives recklessly, hits another car, throws baby over barrier, caught by police, blames post-partum depression.
Mom-child burnt to death — (The Sangai Express)Friday, April 4th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants is victim of house fire along with her baby. No mention of how fire started.
Tragic mum sang lullaby to baby before drowning — (The Independent.ie)Thursday, March 27th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Adoring mom of 9-month old, on drugs for post-natal depression, attempts suicide, later drowns herself and her son. Nobody suspects antidepressant.
I COULDN’T LOVE MY DAUGHTER IZZY — (Gloucester Live)Wednesday, December 19th, 2007SSRI Ed note: New mom given antidepressants becomes "cold and emotionless", stops them, gets therapy, all is well, now campaigns for other moms to get help not meds.
Mother plunged to death from cliffs — (The Argus)Tuesday, October 30th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Woman treated for depression for a decade treated in hospital, released, taking antidepressants, 2 weeks later dies by suicide. Mental illness blamed.
Mother won’t be prosecuted — (Expatica)Wednesday, May 30th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Woman taking antidepressants for post partum depression forgets 5-mo-old baby in hot car, he dies. She is not charged.
Mum apologises for false claims — (The Sydney Morning Herald)Wednesday, May 16th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants "blows" $3,500, afraid to tell boyfriend she invents a story blaming a fictitious assailant.
Dying for a cure — (Online Opinion)Friday, February 23rd, 2007SSRI Ed note: Journalist new mom given antidepressants, is suicidal, has panic attacks, self-harms, mental illness blamed, more meds piled on. Finally realizes ADs the cause.
Court faces tough issue with Escondido mother’s case Woman has history of postpartum illness — (The San Diego Union-Tribune)Wednesday, January 31st, 2007SSRI Ed note: Model mum runs out of medication for PPD, tries to drown beloved daughters in bathtub, is charged, separated from kids. PPD, not medication, is blamed.
Cousin: Woman depressed before 2-year-old was suffocated — (The Pittsburg Tribune)Saturday, January 13th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Experienced, excellent mother prescribed medication for post-partum depression smothers daughter, everyone is shocked.
A beginning to forget — (The Richmond Times-Dispatch)Friday, November 24th, 2006SSRI Ed note: New mom given various antidepressants and getting worse goes to Mayo Clinic where she learns she is a non-metabolizer, drugs are poisoning her.
MOTHER SPARED JAIL FOR BABY DEATH — (Shields Gazette)Saturday, October 28th, 2006SSRI Ed note: GP gives new mum antidepressants, within 3 months she carries out a scheme to burn the baby to death & blame intruders. She escapes jail time.
Witnesses: Woman admitted hurting baby — (The Pantagraph)Wednesday, September 13th, 2006SSRI Ed note: New mom given 4 different antidepressants for post partum depression kills infant for crying at night.
WOMAN WHO PARKED ON TRAIN TRACK WAS DEPRESSED — (Eastbourne Herald)Monday, August 21st, 2006SSRI Ed note: New mom given antidepressants for post-partum depression commits suicide by parking car on train tracks.
Tragic mistakes in case of mother who jumped under train — (Monday, August 7th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Depressed young mum, getting from social worker with "little knowledge of anti-depressant medication" kills herself and her children after 3 months' treatment.
Dad: ‘He’s gone, I mean he’s cold’ — (Dallas Fort Worth Star-Telegram)Thursday, July 20th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Woman on Zoloft drowns her 1-yr-old boy in the backyard hot tub.
Drug connected to thoughts about killing — (Houston Chronicle)Monday, July 10th, 2006SSRI Ed note: Manufacturer adds warning to Effexor re: homicidal ideation. At Aug, 2016, still the only SNRI/SSRI with warning, despite worse record of other SSRIs.