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Lost connections: uncovering the real causes of depression - and the unexpected solutions

Lost connections: uncovering the real causes of depression - and the unexpected solutions

Hari, Johann, author

What really causes depression and anxiety - and how can we really solve them? Award-winning journalist Johann Hari suffered from depression since he was a child and started taking anti-depressants when he was a teenager. He was told that his problems were caused by a chemical imbalance in his brain. As an adult, trained in the social sciences, he began to investigate whether this was true - and he learned that almost everything we have been told about depression and anxiety is wrong. Across the world, Hari found social scientists who were uncovering evidence that depression and anxiety are not caused by a chemical imbalance in our brains. In fact, they are largely caused by key problems with the way we live today. Once he had uncovered nine real causes of depression and anxiety, they led him to scientists who are discovering seven very different solutions - ones that work

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Circus, 2018
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Johann Hari
ISBN: 1408878682, 9781408878682
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 321 pages ; 25 cm
Subject: Health and Fitness.; Health and Wellbeing.; Depression, Mental Popular works.; Anxiety Popular works.