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Music’s Impact on Cognitive Health

Eden Brown, Psy.D. - 8/2/2021 - 0

Music can have a tremendous impact on healthy aging – most critically, a person’s cognitive health. It can be the best medicine, and unlike nearly any other medication, it has no bad side effects.

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How to Keep Your Brain Sharp as You Age

Ilchi Lee - 7/7/2021 - 0

The brain has the potential to stay sharp even as we get older if we give it a workout. Taking care of your brain is the core of taking care of yourself.

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Older Gay Men and the Risk of Suicide

Loren A. Olson, MD - 4/1/2021 - 40

Suicidal thinking is a common but treatable problem in older gay and bisexual men. Choosing the right therapist is critical.

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The Critical Importance of Human Behavior in Our Response to COVID-19

Brendan Murray, Ph.D. - 3/9/2021 - 0

Despite its unpredictable nature, we must find ways for human behavior to help, not hurt or hinder, our response to the COVID19 pandemic

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Sorting Out the Complicated Relationship Between Infertility and Depression

David Adamson, M.D. - 2/17/2021 - 5

Does infertility cause depression or does depression cause infertility? The relationship is complex but effective interventions are available.

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My Doctor Diagnosed Me With Thin White Female Syndrome

Samantha Kass, M.D. - 11/29/2020 - 23

A medical student who developed anxiety related to major transitions in her life was diagnosed with Thin White Female Syndrome and given Ativan

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How Mindfulness Changes Your Brain

Dov Michaeli, MD, PhD - 9/19/2020 - 50

Mindfulness has a solid neuronal basis and there is increasing evidence of its salutary effect on emotional health and behavior.

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Seven Reasons Why Morning Running Will Improve Your Life

Lucy Benton - 8/25/2020 - 7

If you love to sleep late, morning runs can be a challenge, but if you Imake it a habit, the benefits can definitely be worth it.

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Why Medical Translation and Medical Interpretation Services are Key in Quality Healthcare

Mark Blackwood - 7/9/2020 - 0

All industries need translators and interpreters who are trained in […]

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Mental Health After a Disaster: Lessons from Katrina

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 7/4/2020 - 0

The RISK studies on survivors’ mental health after the Katrina disaster provide a road map of how we should respond to disastrous hurricanes in the future.

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Prioritizing Healthcare Workers’ Mental Health During COVID-19

Husseini Manji, MD, FRCPC and Jennifer Turgiss, DrPH, MS - 7/4/2020 - 0

For some frontline healthcare workers, symptoms of stress will subside with the crisis, but others will need additional help to restore their mental health.

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The Phases of a Disaster: Are We Headed Towards Disillusionment? 

Erick Messias, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. - 6/15/2020 - 1

A model of the phases of disaster suggests that we’ve passed through the first four phases and are now headed into the fifth: the phase of disillusionment.

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