Getting off my antidepressant was hell. I'm not alone—and the pharmaceutical industry isn't helping.
A new study finds that mice genetically modified to have less brain serotonin aren't as resilient to stress.
The standard treatment—SSRIs—doesn’t work for an estimated 20 to 40 percent of the millions who suffer from depression. Luckily, researchers have been exploring new alternatives that might just do the trick.