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Author Beddoe, Rebekah.

Title Dying for a cure : a memoir of antidepressants, misdiagnosis and madness / Rebekah Beddoe
Published [Milsons Point], N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2007

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Description xv, 346 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Summary Shortly after the birth of her daughter, Rebekah Beddoe was diagnosed with post-natal depression. Two years later she was taking six different drugs. This is a powerful memoir of the nightmarish three years Rebekah endured as she was repeatedly misdiagnosed, only to realise that it was her medication that was causing her illness
Analysis Depression
Prescription drugs
Diagnosis
Treatment
Autobiography
Notes Includes bibliography : p.339
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 339-340
Webliography: pages 343-346
Subject Beddoe, Rebekah.
Depressed persons -- Biography.
Diagnostic errors.
Antidepressants -- Psychological aspects -- Biography.
Antidepressants -- Psychological aspects.
Depression, Mental -- Diagnosis.
Antidepressants -- Side effects.
Physician and patient -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
ISBN 9781741664782 paperback
1741664780 paperback