Book Discussion on Anatomy of an Epidemic

The 1998 Pulitzer Prize Finalist and author of Mad in America discussed the rise in diagnosis of mental illness in the U.S. and the… read more

The 1998 Pulitzer Prize Finalist and author of Mad in America discussed the rise in diagnosis of mental illness in the U.S. and the proliferation of drugs to medicate various conditions. Mr. Whitaker contended that drugs do little to balance imbalanced brain chemistry. The event was held by Community Access, Inc. at the National Arts Club in New York City. close

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Book Discussion on Anatomy of an Epidemic

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293935-1
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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 20, 2010
Last Aired:
Jun 21, 2010

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  • Jun 20, 2010 | 8:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 20, 2010 | 4:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 21, 2010 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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