- 1 in 10 American women take antidepressants on a daily basis, tripling in the past decade.
- In 2002 6% of boys were taking antidepressants and another 14% of the were on prescription stimulants for ADHD etc.
- In 1999-2000, overall 44% of Americans were taking at least one prescription drug. 17% of Americans were taking three or more.
And we as society expect athletes to somehow survive superhuman tests of strength and endurance on “bread and water alone.” Riiiight.by