Best 5 Monday Reads

Today we will be touching upon associatation between physical activity and depression, prevention and treatment of addiction, long term effects of antidepressants, effect of pharmacogenetic testing tools on depression treatment and more! 1) Physical Activity and Incident Depression: A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Cohort Studies Available evidence supports the notion that physical activity can confer protection … More Best 5 Monday Reads

Let’s discuss social influences which play role in the development of depression or PTSD in patients with a history of trauma

We must be clear that genetics is not necessarily destiny. That genetics can be overcome, and gene expression can be modulated – Dr. Charles Nemeroff So I was just listening to a podcast “Psyched!” with an episode titled “Abuse, Attachment, and Resilience: Genes and the Environment” hosted by Dr. David Carreon and Dr. Jessica Gold. … More Let’s discuss social influences which play role in the development of depression or PTSD in patients with a history of trauma

The effects of depression on the body beyond suicide: Keypoints from Podcast “Psyched!”

So I was just listening to a podcast “Psyched!” with an episode titled “Depression: A killing disease” hosted by Dr. David Carreon and Dr. Jessica Gold. The guest of the episode was Dr. Charles Nemeroff, a renowned psychiatrist who is currently working as the Director of University of Miami Center on Aging and Chairman of … More The effects of depression on the body beyond suicide: Keypoints from Podcast “Psyched!”

Best 5 Sunday Reads

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of coffee, grab a seat and get ready for our weekend read! 1) Temperamentally blessed Just one in five people will be lucky enough to avoid mental health problems throughout their life. How do they do it? 2) Vitamin D Supplementation May Help Ease Depression Vitamin D supplementation … More Best 5 Sunday Reads

Welcome to PsiHub!

Hello and welcome to PsiHub! My name is Vikram and I am a final year medical student currently studying at a leading medical school based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. I have been interested in the field of Psychiatry for more than two years. I hold this strong belief that “People with mental health conditions deserve … More Welcome to PsiHub!