General Article Of course antidepressants work. They’ve saved my life several times

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I have had a complicated relationship with these white, pink, turquoise and bright red pills but I remain a staunch advocate of the medication.

Kate Leaver

A major study has just proven that antidepressant medi-cation works. Researchers analysed data from 522 trials involving 115,477 people and declared that the 21 most common antidepressants tested were effective at reducing the symptoms of depression. Given that doctors wrote 64.7 million prescriptions for these vital little pills in 2016 alone, this is something millions of Brits already know...

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