Ketamine-Wellness-Medications

Could Your Medications Be Making You Depressed?

A recent study reported the frequency of depression as a possible “side-effect” for a number of medications.  These included commonly used drugs including protein pump inhibitors (used for acid reflux), blood pressure medications (beta-blockers), birth control and corticosteroids and even prescription strength doses of ibuprofen.  These include both prescription medications and some sold over the…

When Children and Teens Struggle with Depression

Growing up I was asked countless times “What’s wrong?” or “Why are you sad?”. How does a child or adolescent explain that nothing is wrong, but everything is wrong? How do they explain they don’t have an explanation for their sadness, they just know they don’t want to be here anymore? I knew I had all these great things in life to be happy for, but I still felt miserable inside.