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Bough Down

Karen Green's moving book on her husband, David Foster Wallace's suicide and her experiences of grief
DT Max  

The drugs don’t work

A new assault by a leading psychologist on Prozac-style antidepressants claims they are worse than useless. Try telling that to the many people who believe they are life-saving
John Cornwell  

Causes of depression

How does depression select its targets? Why is it more common in women than in men, why is it so different in children, and why are the French the most depressed people in Europe? Sophie Zeman looks at current research
Sophie Zeman