Blog Archive : September 2013

Dr. Debra Kissen posted a blog on Sep 26, 2013
If you are like 23 percent of woman, you may be taking a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), such as Luvox, Lexapro, or Zoloft, to manage your anxiety or depression. You may also be contemplating getting pregnant, and you’re confused about tapering off or staying on your medication. You are not alone, but your decision is a personal one to be discussed with your ob-gyn and the ...
Dr. Debra Kissen posted a blog on Sep 6, 2013
Question for Dr. Debra: I feel like nothing is real and like I'm watching a movie. I really don't know what's wrong. Answer: It sounds like you are experiencing symptoms of depersonalization and derealization. These symptoms often occur under the umbrella diagnosis of panic disorder. If you are etremely distressed by these symptoms, if y...