• The Roots of Depression: How Much Does Modern Culture Have to Do With It?

    5 monthes ago - By Mark's Daily Apple

    I can't complain about my existence in modern culture. My life is great. I have a loving family. My kids are happy and successful. My wife is a friend and lover and confidante and partner. Business is good and interesting. I care about what I'm doing. Every day is meaningful-and unburdened by concerns around mental well-being. Depression isn't an issue for me.
    But it's not the case for everyone. The numbers don't lie. Depression rates are climbing. Antidepressants are among the most common drug prescriptions, even among children. And because it can be embarrassing to admit you're...
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