The Mail Online has a great piece by a writer for whom a mild phase of a depression became a 10 year long addiction with prescription medication. Unfortunately, this story isn’t uncommon. Here’s an excerpt and link to the full article – check it out:
Philip Robinson was 25 when he went to his GP with mild depression. The pills he was prescribed changed his life, turning him into a ‘zombie-like’ addict — just one of the 1.5 million Britons whose lives have been ruined by prescription drugs. Here, with extraordinary candour, he reveals how he battled to get his life back.