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One Serving of Green Leafy Vegetables Daily Slows Age-Associated Cognitive Decline

Including at least one serving of green leafy vegetables in meals daily might slow the age-associated cognitive decline, claimed a recent study....

12 Jan, 2018

 
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Caffeine and Its Metabolites: Reliable Biomarkers for Early Detection of Parkinson Disease

A recent study demonstrated that patients suffering with Parkinson disease (PD) had substantially lower serum concentrations of caffeine and 9 of...

12 Jan, 2018

 
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Acupuncture: A Safe Treatment Option to Improve Cognitive Function in Alzheimer Patients

A recent study that determined the impact of acupuncture in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) patients found acupuncture to be safe, well tolerated and...

03 Jan, 2018

 
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Periconceptional Folic Acid Supplementation May Reduce the Risk of Autism in Children Exposed to AED in Utero

Folic acid supplementation during pregnancy can cut down the risk of autistic traits in children with in utero exposure to antiepileptic drugs (AEDs...

29 Dec, 2017

 
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Effective Doctor-Patient Communication - Module - 4: Role Plays & Conclusion

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Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane
Effective Doctor-Patient Communication - Module - 3: Approaches Towards Communication

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Speaker(s):
Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane
Effective Doctor-Patient Communication: Module - 2: Styles of Communication & Listening

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Speaker(s):
Dr. Anand Nadkarni
M.D., D.P.M., F.I.P.S.
Consultant Psychiatrist Institute for Psychological Health, Thane

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Mind Matters (Issue 5) – Depression and Epilepsy: The Bidirectional Relationship

Depression is under-diagnosed and under-treated in patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy is a complex disease which is frequently associated with other...

Bright Times: Issue 4

This newsletter provides recent updates in the field of psychiatry with major focus on the therapies of depression and anxiety along with the widely...

Mind Matters (Issue 4) - Effective Management of Comorbid Depression and Hypertension: Role of Escitalopram

Hypertension represents two-thirds of all strokes and one-half of all ischemic heart diseases, and is a key risk factor for cardiovascular morbidity...

Bright Times: Issue 3

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Stress Management

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Understanding Depression

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Safety and Effectiveness of Long-Term Lurasidone Treatment in Patients with Schizophrenia

The present study demonstrated that long-term treatment with lurasidone (40-120 mg/day) was safe and effective in patients with schizophrenia.

Safety and Effectiveness of Lurasidone Treatment Over Two Years in Patients with Bipolar I Disorder

Lurasidone as monotherapy or adjunctive therapy with lithium or valproate for up to 2 years was found to be safe and well tolerated in patients with...

NEAD Study: Fetal Exposure to Antiepileptic Medications and Its Impact on IQ and Cognitive Outcomes at Age 6 Years

The Neurodevelopmental Effects of Antiepileptic Drugs (NEAD) study aimed at determining whether fetal exposure to the commonly used antiepileptic...

ARIC Study: Migraine with Visual Aura - An Isolated Risk Factor for Cardioembolic Ischemic Stroke in Late-Middle-Aged Individuals

The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study was conducted to determine the association of migraine (with or without aura) with ischemic...

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Stress Management

Stress is a common problem in everyday life. The slide set discusses about signs and symptoms of stress, effective stress management strategies, and...

 
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Understanding Depression

The slide set encompasses basic understanding of depression and its symptoms, treatment and support, common myths and facts, and healthy lifestyle...

 
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Schizophrenia – Caregiver’s Guide

Caregiver’s guide contains basic understanding of schizophrenia and general caregiving and healthy living tips for the patients and their caregivers...

 
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Experience the Clinical Debate: AGAINST - Should Recently Approved Antiepileptic Drugs be used early in the Treatment?

The choice of first antiepileptic drug (AED) is probably the most important decision in the treatment of epilepsy. This slide set describes that...

 
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