Monthly Archives: March 2022


“The God is Dead.” This is the headline which is passing through the minds of scores of patients who were treated by Dr. Archana Sharma. A Gynaecologist par excellence, a Gold medalist, always scoring above 90% in academics, brilliant orator etc is no more with us. It’s not just a loss to the family but […]

Doctors of India, never make the mistake of going to villages

Doctors of India, never make the mistake of going to villages. Everywhere Vikas Dubey or Ballya Joshi gang gang’s gang are sitting to hunt you. 🥵💥!! ️ 20 August 2020, 11 PM – My name is Dr. Sunit Upadhyay. I was Associate Professor and Department President in Psychiatry Department in Govt Medical College Gujarat. More […]

FOGSI statement

We , at FOGSI, are extremely pained at what happenned at Anand hospital in Rajasthan .A patient died at the hospital of complications of delivery . We understand that the family gets devastated at the loss of a pregnant woman who leaves behind a new born . We also understand the need for the police […]


INDIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION UTTARANCHAL STATE BRANCH (Registered under the Societies Act XXI of 1860)Affiliated to IMA Hqrs., New Delhi47, Ballupur Road, Dehradun – 248001President ElectDr. C. S. Joshi jmhjoshi@gmail.comVice President, Zone-IDr. Dinesh Singh neelkanthnetralaya@gmail.comVice President, Zone-II Dr. D. M. Gahlot drdmgahlot@gmail.comHony. TreasurerDr. Sanjay Upreti drsanjayupreti@gmail.comHony. Jt. SecretaryDr. Amit Singh dramitsingh@hotmail.comHony.Jt. SecretaryDr. Rahul Singh, IMA […]


INDIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION UTTARANCHAL STATE BRANCH (Registered under the Societies Act XXI of 1860) Affiliated to IMA Hqrs., New Delhi 47, Ballupur Road, Dehradun – 248001 President Elect Dr. C. S. Joshi Vice President, Zone-I Dr. Dinesh Singh Vice President, Zone-II Dr. D. M. Gahlot Hony. Treasurer Dr. Sanjay Upreti Hony. […]

Gene expression profiling in practitioners of Sudarshan Kriya

Gene expression profiling in practitioners of Sudarshan Kriya Author links open overlay panelHimaniSharmaaNeetaSinghaShow moreShareCite rights and contentAbstract BackgroundThe rapid pace of life, eating habits, and environmental pollution have increased stress levels and its related disorders. The complex molecular response to stress is mediated by stress genes and a variety of regulatory pathways. Oxidative stress is […]

Antidepressant efficacy of Sudarshan Kriya Yoga

Antidepressant efficacy of Sudarshan Kriya Yoga (SKY) in melancholia: a randomized comparison with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and imipramine Author links open overlay panelN.JanakiramaiahA.VedamurthacharcShow moreOutlineShareCite rights and contentAbstractBackground: Sudarshan Kriya Yoga (SKY) is a procedure that involves essentially rhythmic hyperventilation at different rates of breathing. The antidepressant efficacy of SKY was demonstrated in dysthymia in a […]

Cannabis sativa in India

The earliest written reference to Cannabis sativa in India is believed to have been recorded in the Atharvaveda, dating to about 1500 BCE. HighlightsFrom being consumed at weddings or festivals, or as an offering at temples on Maha Shivaratri, the consumption of bhang in India has traditionally been defined by religious undertones.These ritualistic concessions may […]

Professional Assistance / Welfare Scheme The scheme shall be known as PAS “Professional Assistance Scheme”.

Logo 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Indian Medico- Legal & Ethics Association Professional Assistance / Welfare Scheme The scheme shall be known as PAS “Professional Assistance Scheme”. ONLY the life member of IMLEA & IAP shall be the beneficiary of this scheme on yearly basis. The member can renew to remain continuous beneficiary of this […]


A N O S O G N O S I A Anosognosia, a temporary forgetfulness, by French Professor, Bruno Dor, of the Institute of Memory and Alzheimer’s Disease (IMMA),La Pitié-Salpêtrière, Hospital, Paris. He addresses the subject in a rather reassuring way: “If anyone is aware of his memory problems, he does not have Alzheimer’s.” I […]

Woke’ psychiatrists

Woke’ psychiatrists have lost sight of the biological causes of mental illness THOMAS UNGARCONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAILPUBLISHED OCTOBER 9, 2021Email to friendShare on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on WhatsAppThomas Ungar is an associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Toronto and a research consultant with the Mental Health Commission of Canada. […]

neurological or mental health condition. Risks

Summary: People who suffer from a neurological or mental health condition are at increased risk of developing another disorder later in life. Parkinson’s disease patients are four times more likely to develop dementia, and those with mental health disorders were also at greater risk of developing dementia later in life. Source: University of Waterloo People […]


MANUAL ON MENTAL HEALTH CARE OF TRANSGENDERED PERSONS IN INDIA FOR PRACTISING PSYCHIATRISTS FIRST EDITION 2021 Naveen Manohar Pai Shalini S Naik C. Naveen Kumar Suresh Bada Math National Institute of Mental Health and NeuroSciences (Institute of National Importance) Bengaluru-560029 NIMHANS Publication No. 205 EDITORS Dr. Naveen Manohar Pai, DPM, MD, (PGDMLE) Senior Resident, Department […]

हमारी धरती पर मानव का अस्तित्व कितना प्राचीन है ?

।।श्रीगणेशाय नमः।। आजकल कुछ लोग कहते हैं ,जब मानव सभ्यता 7,000 वर्ष प्राचीन है फिर रामायण-महाभारत प्रामाणिक कैसे हो सकते हैं ? होमोसेपियंस की उत्पत्ति 40,000 वर्ष पहले हुई तब वह जंगली शिकारी था जो बिना कपड़ों के रहता था। जानवरों की खाल और वृक्षों की छाल पहनता था। पत्थरों के औजारों का प्रयोग करता […]

वंश व गोत्र का रहस्य:

वंश व गोत्र का रहस्य: हमारे धार्मिक ग्रंथ और हमारी सनातन हिन्दू परंपरा के अनुसार पुत्र (बेटा) को कुलदीपक अथवा वंश को आगे बढ़ाने वाला माना जाता है….. उसे गोत्र का वाहक माना जाता है.आखिर क्यों सिर्फ पुत्र को ही वंश का वाहक माना जाता है ? असल में इसका कारण…. पुरुष प्रधान समाज अथवा […]

आरसीएम कैम्पेन

इंग्लैंड के रॉयल कॉलेज ओफ़ मिड वाइव्ज़ की प्रमुख ने आज उन परिवारों से माफ़ी माँगी है जो उनकी उस ग़लत नीति एवं कैम्पेन का शिकार हुए जिसमें कहा गया था की प्रसूता के लिए सीजेरियन अंतिम विकल्प होना चाहिए ।रॉयल कॉलेज की इस मुहिम में सामान्य प्रसव के लिए अंतिम समय तक प्रयास के […]

a-supreme-judgment- The “Supreme Judgment” with manifold reliefs to Doctors and Hospital : Perhaps the year end gift for Doctors. Adv. ROHiT ERANDE.©️ a. Non availability of Operation Theatre is not a valid ground to hold Hospital Negligent : b. Non functioning of Machines and Equipments cannot be said to be Negligence. c. It is an […]

Indian medical degrees and their recognition in Europe

The answer is practical No. The Indian medical degree may be qualified to sit for the licencing examination of countries like USA/UK/Australia but it does not automatically confer the right to practice. This is the hard fact which I realized even after acquiring a specialist medical degree from a premier medical institute of India (CMC […]

Can wife’s non-acceptance of treatment of mental illness a ground for divorce India Is refusa .. Read more at: Read more at:

House in the sun and ‘she’(On the occasion of International Women’s Day) (C) Dr. Rajas DeshpandeNeurologistPune / Mumbai “My elder brother is very angry sir- even mother can’t say anything in front of him. He raises his hand on us a lot of times. Drunk mom, beats me with kicks. He has a friend, they […]

SC enforces a landmark ruling on death penalty

SC enforces a landmark ruling on death penalty A bench headed by Justice Uday U Lalit has made psychological evaluation of the condemned prisoner mandatory, as well as a report on the inmate’s conduct at the time of examining whether the gallows remains the only fitting punishment.The Supreme Court. (HT PHOTO.)The Supreme Court. (HT PHOTO.)Updated […]

Medical education

शायद कोई बड़े दृष्टिकोण से इस क्षेत्र में आएगा तब निश्चय ही भारत जैसे बड़े देश से फीस कम होने के कारण बच्चों को बाहर नहीं जाना पड़ेगा ।अभी सरकार की भी बड़ी योजनाएं हैं मेडिकल कॉलेज को खोलने की और प्राइवेट मेडिकल कॉलेज यदि इस उद्देश्य से खोले जाएं की उन में फीस कम […]

Govt doctors can now form start-ups, hold adjunct positions in firms

Govt doctors can now form start-ups, hold adjunct positions in firmsThis provision is a part of a new policy push by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)/ Department of Health Research (DHR), which was released on Thursday by the Union Health Ministry. Govt doctors can now form start-ups, hold adjunct positions in firmsGovt doctors […]

आत्महत्या और मानसिकता

आत्महत्या और मानसिकता आत्महत्या एक बहुत ही जटिल और अद्भुत प्रक्रिया है। अनादि काल से, इस विषय ने दार्शनिकों, समाजशास्त्रियों, कलाकारों और चिकित्सकों का ध्यान आकर्षित किया है, जो इस विषय पर अपने विचार व्यक्त करते रहे हैं। आत्महत्या को लेकर कई भ्रांतियां हैं। तथ्य यह हैं कि इस विषय पर अभी भी कोई विशेष […]

How to Write a Paper

3rd edition Edited by George M Hall How to Write a Paper Third edition How to Write a Paper Third edition Edited by George M Hall Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, St George’s Hospital Medical School, London © BMJ Publishing Group 2003 BMJ Books is an imprint of the BMJ Publishing Group All […]

Writing in Science & Medicine:

Writing in Science & Medicine: The Investigator’s Guide to Writing for Clarity and Style Writing in Science and Medicine: The Investigator’s Guide to Writing For Clarity and Style Principal Investigators Association | 2 A Note from the Publisher Dear Professional: Thank you for ordering the “Writing in Science and Medicine: The Investigator’s Guide to […]