Antidepressants: What are they, and how do they work?

By Dr. Gretchen KubackyDepression

If you struggle with depression or anxiety, you may have heard your psychologist (or a partner, or a particularly nosy friend) recommend taking antidepressant medication. But what exactly are antidepressants, and how do they work? And what might be some other alternatives? Before we get into the nitty-gritty details of how antidepressants work, we first

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