Trial begins for man accused of first-degree murder in Winston Littlecrow’s death — (Ottawa Citizen)Monday, October 4th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Youth on antidepressants and stimulants fatally shoots father of 5, is charged but cannot be named.
Saying No to Antidepressants: Reasons to Avoid Antidepressants — (A Mind of Your Own by Kelly Brogan, MD )Tuesday, March 16th, 2021SSRI Ed note: Psychiatrist spells out the truth about antidepressants, they are dangerous, unhelpful, misrepresented and they can make you a patient for life.
YouTube star Landon Clifford’s suicide followed long struggle with depression, drugs — (The New York Post)Saturday, August 29th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Young man, medicated since childhood is addicted to 3 meds for depression and "uppers", never learns to manage emotions without drugs, dies by suicide.
To view original article click here Sister says Rodney Levi, Mi’kmaw man shot and killed by N.B. RCMP, was a ‘jokester’ with the ‘biggest heart’ — (APTN National News)Saturday, June 13th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Mi’kmaw man on antidepressants (possibly in withdrawal) has manic episode, runs at police who taser, then shoot him dead. Sister thinks he needed psych meds.
Berkshire DA releases documents revealing possible motive in grisly murder-suicide — (The Berkshire Edge)Wednesday, February 12th, 2020SSRI Ed note: Man treated at psychiatric facility, wife believes his opioid addiction a side effect of other medication, drinks, kills wife, three kids, then himself.
Medication made mother an addict’- family of woman who died by suicide — (Irish Examiner)Saturday, October 19th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Woman on sleeping pills, antidepressants and opiates (no physical cause for pain) becomes addicted, inactive, dies by suicide.
As inmate suicides spike, troubling questions raised about handling of mentally ill in nation’s local jails — (The Dothan Eagle)Tuesday, June 18th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Inmates addicted to psych meds die by suicide when denied their meds while incarcerated. Prison staff ignorant. indifferent. Significant problem.
Woman hanged herself at home while struggling to cope with the menopause — (The Daily Mail)Friday, June 29th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Woman in menopause given mirtazapine, depression worsens, she becomes anxious, suicidal, erratic, has physical side effects, dies by suicide. Menopause blamed.
‘I was sobbing uncontrollably’: Patients say antidepressants difficult to quit — (CBC Radio)Saturday, May 12th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Two women describe the hellish experience of withdrawal after tapering off antidepressants, including the many terrible side effects.
Mother’s agony as daughter hanged herself after suffering withdrawal from Xanax which she took to help her cope with anxiety ahead of university exams — (All World Report)Sunday, April 29th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Talented, popular, student takes Xanax for exam anxiety, suffers severe thought/mood disturbance upon withdrawal, hangs herself.
Urgent review launched into prescription pills after figures show one in 11 people take drugs they can become addicted to — (The Daily Mail)Wednesday, January 24th, 2018SSRI Ed note: Woman given Effexor , does not work, GP adds Remeron, she sleeps all the time, tried to quits, has terrible withdrawal. Gov't is lobbied to stop the trend.
New Hope for Depression — (Time)Thursday, July 27th, 2017SSRI Ed note: A glowing report on "breakthrough" antidepressants which admits that existing drugs (once hyped as miracles) don't work but non-drug options do.
Revealed: Finsbury Park terror suspect was sent to rehab for drink and drugs addictions as his sister claims he stole wallet from their blind great granddad — (The Daily Mail)Wednesday, June 21st, 2017SSRI Ed note: Finsbury Park terror suspect revealed as devoted father, troubled man, suicidal after splitting with long-time partner and taking antidepressants.
How can antidepressants ruin your life? — (Quora)Monday, January 9th, 2017SSRI Ed note: Writer has posted a list of the potential negative consequences of taking SSRI and other antidepressants as warning, since most MD.s refuse to see the truth.
One in 6 Americans Take Antidepressants, Other Psychiatric Drugs: Study — (NBC News)Monday, December 12th, 2016SSRI Ed note: In 2013, 12% Americans on antidepressants, 1 in 6 on some psych meds incl addictive anxiety meds, depression worsening, overdose deaths quadrupled.
Former doctor testifies in Lypps trial: Alleged murder victim was ‘out of control’ — (The San Luis Obispo Tribune)Friday, October 28th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Depressed woman taking Effexor, possible withdrawal from Wellbutrin, Abilify, Klonopin, dies in bathtub. Husband charged with murder, acquitted.
Her brother drowned, but addiction was his killer. Now she wants reform — (The Sun Herald)Monday, September 12th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Adolescent given antidepressants, he becomes much worse, later becomes a drug addict, drowns. Antidepressants not suspected as potential source of problems.
Ontario woman jailed for 12 years for killing elderly neighbour — (The Toronto Star)Tuesday, April 19th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Drug addicted woman on Zoloft stabs boyfriend, then stabs elderly neighbour, 89, 149 times, killing her during burglary. Troubled childhood blamed.
‘Bright and intelligent’ teacher who ‘struggled with insomnia and depression’ found hanged in park — (The Mirror)Friday, October 9th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teacher who has problems with sleep and addiction to prescription meds dies by suicide.
Lawsuit Claims Authorities Let Man, Serving Time for Ticket, Die in Macomb Jail — (Deadline Detroit)Thursday, September 24th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man sentenced to 30 days for failure to pay traffic ticket loses 50 lbs and dies of withdrawal from prescribed medication in 17 days. Family files lawsuit.
Prescription pills are Britain’s third biggest killer: Side-effects of drugs taken for insomnia and anxiety kill thousands. Why do doctors hand them out like Smarties? — (Daily Mail)Tuesday, September 15th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Psychiatric drugs, including antidepressants (1 in 11 adults in the OECD take these) are the third leading cause of death after heart disease and cancer.
KATRINA BLEW HER OFF COURSE — (The Andalusia Star-News)Saturday, August 29th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Woman who was medicated throughout her childhood/teen years becomes an addict, steals, loses house, kids, gets into rehab, discovers drug free life is better.
‘Queen of Versailles’ Star Victoria Siegel’s Autopsy Shows She Died of Methadone and Sertraline Toxicity — (Eton Line)Wednesday, July 29th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teen "battling an addiction to prescription medication", on sertraline/Zoloft, methadone dies from overdose of these meds.
Woman died from an accidental overdose— (Lytham St. Annes Express)Tuesday, May 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: "Struggling" former nurse on fluoxetine, zopiclone, addicted to painkillers, overdoses on 4x dose morphine. Coroner assumes death accidental.
‘I was a pill-popper’: Aussie songstress Sia reveals new details of her battle with drug and alcohol addiction and depression — (Daily Mail Australia)Wednesday, February 11th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Singer diagnosed as bi-polar almost commits suicide, survives, recovers and stops taking drugs.
Antidepressants – Risks. With 20 reasons to be concerned — (MythsandRisksInfo.com)Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Death of Alexander George Ball — (Cumbria Coroner’s Report)Thursday, January 29th, 2015
Derbyshire grandmother’s killer ‘plagued by mental illness’ — (Ilkeston Advertiser)Monday, January 12th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teen hospitalized for mood changes given antidepressants, neuroleptics, leads to illegal drug use, violence, antisocial acts, & murder. Mental illness blamed.
Reader's Letter — (SSRI Stories)Friday, December 12th, 2014
Boynton Beach I-95 suicide victim had kratom in his system, tests confirm — (Palm Beach Post)Wednesday, October 1st, 2014SSRI Ed note: Man, 20, taking antidepressants, becomes addicted to kratom, commits suicide. His mum does not realize that SSRIs cause addiction and suicidality.
The Antidepressant Generation — (The New York Times)Thursday, April 17th, 2014
Jury Finds Melissa Amber Dalton Guilty – Brevard NC — (The Transylvania Times)Monday, April 14th, 2014
Ronald Anderson's family calls for improved PTSD treatment — (CBC News)Monday, March 3rd, 2014
Philip Seymour Hoffman died of accidental drug overdose: Medical ExaminerFriday, February 28th, 2014SSRI Ed note: illegal drug and antidepressant abuse go together
Justin Bieber arrested for drag-racing DUI: Did weed, alcohol & antidepressants — (The Examiner)Thursday, January 23rd, 2014SSRI Ed note: Singer taking combination of drugs, including andidepressant, shows poor judgement
Inquest records open verdict on man hanged at cricket ground — (Bexhill-on-Sea Observer)Sunday, January 19th, 2014
Accrington metal worker died after taking methadone — (Accrington Observer)Friday, December 27th, 2013
Ned Vizzini Commits Suicide, Another Victim of Depression — (Liberty Voice)Friday, December 20th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Acclaimed author prescribed Wellbutrin, Zoloft, and Effexor, commits suicide.
Eastleigh man died after heroin overdose, inquest told — (Romsey Advertiser)Thursday, December 19th, 2013
Jail policy of letting prisoners self-medicate questioned —(The New Orleans Advocate)Thursday, November 28th, 2013
Graduate died from taking morphine tablets — (Bolton News)Thursday, November 7th, 2013
Medication concerns raised day before woman’s death — (Yellow Advertiser)Friday, September 13th, 2013
Antidepressant Wellbutrin becomes ‘poor man’s cocaine’ on Toronto streets — (Global News)Friday, September 13th, 2013
Why painkillers and anti-depressants are killing MORE Britons than heroin and cocaine — (The Mirror)Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
Southampton dad with history of drug abuse died from overdose — (Southern Daily Echo)Monday, September 9th, 2013