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#1 According to the New York Times, more than 30 million Americans are currently taking antidepressants.
#2 The rate of antidepressant use among middle aged women is far higher than for the population as a whole. At this point, one out of every four women in their 40s and 50s is taking an antidepressant medication.
#3 Americans account for about five percent of the global population, but we buy more than 50 percent of the pharmaceutical drugs
#4 Americans also consume a whopping 80 percent of all prescription painkillers.
originally posted by: Fargoth
a reply to: hopenotfeariswhatweneed
I had Ritalin forced on me ages ago