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NIRF 2020: Bengaluru's NIMHANS ranked 4th best med school in India, having applied for the first time 

The Director of NIMHANS said that this is the first time they applied for the NIRF ranking. They are happy to be among the top five medical colleges as per this ranking

Published on 11th June 2020
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Repetitive negative thinking linked to dementia risk, says a new study

In the study of people aged over 55, published in Alzheimer's & Dementia, researchers found 'repetitive negative thinking' (RNT) is linked to subsequent cognitive decline

Published on 8th June 2020
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Lockdown impact could have long-lasting effect on children's mental health: Study

There is also evidence that the duration of loneliness may be more important than the intensity of loneliness in increasing the risk of future depression among young people

Published on 1st June 2020
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Doctors ask citizens not to stigmatise COVID-19 patients, their families

There have been several incidents of name and shame, discrimination, verbal abuse and hostility against patients' families, doctors, and health workers

Published on 10th May 2020
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Child's home environment can impact the risk of developing depression

Generally, the children in adopted homes showed lower risk, but whatever the setting, episodes of major depression in the parents meant the children were more susceptible to depression themselves

Published on 28th April 2020
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Study links brain function changes to genetic risk in ADHD diagnosis

In the study, researchers focused their imaging analyses on selected brain regions, looking specifically at the communication between those regions and the rest of the brain in children with the diagn

Published on 1st April 2020
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Will JNU students be forced to pay for health care from next year?

The staff at the health centre said that there has been no such communication from the administration. Funds might be late but will arrive soon

Published on 4th December 2019
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Mangaluru shocker: Class 5 student commits suicide by hanging herself with hair ribbon

The Class V student from Mangaluru had reportedly used her hair ribbon for hanging. The exact cause of her death has not been determined yet

Published on 28th November 2019
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Stressed? One session with this doctor turned comedian is all you need. Here's why

Dr Kaushik Balasubramanian thinks that the key to performing good standup comedy is to be witty enough to make the audience laugh, but also make sure that you don't hurt anyone

Published on 25th October 2019
NIMHANS sets up SAFE clinic

NIMHANS sets up SAFE clinic to help people who want to quit substance abuse

The Substance Abuse-Free Existence (SAFE) clinic, with the philosophy 'Staying substance free - a way of living', will offer several services

Published on 16th October 2019
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Insomnia drug may reduce suicidal thoughts: Study

During the study, participants completed regular self-reports of the severity of their insomnia and completed a daily sleep diary during their treatment

Published on 30th September 2019
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Can meditation and yoga be used to treat dementia? This Kerala medical college thinks so

The psychosomatic clinic of the Department of Psychiatry of the Medical College will take the lead in chalking out a programme for using MBI for dementia

Published on 18th September 2019
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1 crore Indians are at 'high suicidal risk', rates highest among 18-29-year-olds: NIMHANS study

NMHS had suggested that for every one person who had committed suicide, there were at least 15 people who at some point of their lives had attempted suicide

Published on 11th September 2019
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Central legislation against assault on doctors will be in the Parliament's winter session: Harsh Vardhan

In the wake of widespread protests by doctors against brutal thrashing of a junior doctor in West Bengal, only last month, the Centre had constituted a 10-member inter-ministerial committee

Published on 30th August 2019
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IIM-B and Heartfulness to host a meet on meditation for global harmony

By introducing meditation as a tool in the development of consciousness, the Director told about participants that management thought had invested time and energy in developing new thoughts

Published on 2nd August 2019

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