Dr Iguarta featured in Use of antidepressants skyrocketing among Quebec teenagers

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Published: 1Nov2018

The use of antidepressants among teenagers has exploded in just the last few years in Quebec.

Figures from Quebec's health insurance board are staggering — three times more Quebec teens were consuming antidepressant drugs in 2017 than they had ten years earlier.

In addition, twice as many teen girls than teen boys are using them.

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