Comfortably numb how psychiatry is medicating a nation charles barber on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers american doctors dispense approximately 230 million antidepressant prescriptions every year more than any other class of medication. Author charles barber discusses americans unrealistic notions about happiness weve medicalized a lot of life issues that arent mental illnesses while weve now become accustomed to the barrage of prescription drug commercials on prime time tv its jarring to learn that this advertising is legal only in the united states and new zealand. Reader comments on comfortably numb how psychiatry is medicating a nation see reader comments on this article and provide your own readers are encouraged to respond to george lundberg md editor in chief of the medscape journal of medicine for the editors eyes only or for possible publication as an actual letter in the medscape journal . Comfortably numb has 222 ratings and 51 reviews m said i have very mixed feelings about this book while i agree with the author that psychiatric med. In comfortably numb author charles barber reports that in 2002 16 of the inhabitants of winterset a quintessentially american town in iowa had an antidepressant prescribed for them and asks why did winterset want to get numb
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