CBT: stop your negative self-talk and reframe your thoughts with this therapy

It is the basis of cognitive behavioral therapy, which burst onto the psychological scene in the 1960s and has garnered accolades ever since. It may not be for everyone. Therapists typically assign “homework” which requires active participation on the part of the client and does not address underlying issues such …

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Black Friday: New concerns over Covid variant, global indices drag Sensex down over 1,600 pts, Nifty below 17,100

It was chaos on Dalal Street with benchmarks closing nearly 3% lower on Friday, hitting a seven-month low as concerns over a new vaccine-resistant variant of Covid scared investors. The rupee also fell 37 paise to its lowest level in three weeks and bond yields fell as concerns mounted in …

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55 pharmaceutical companies are eligible for the 15,000 crore PLI program

No less than 55 companies have qualified for the Production Incentive Program (PLI) for the pharmaceutical sector. The list includes such important players as Sun Pharmaceuticals, Cipla, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, Wockhardt, Biocon, Biological E, Panacea Biotec, Torrent Pharma, Aurobindo Pharma, Intas Pharma, Natco Pharma and Lupine. The program …

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ITC Launches Clinical Trials of Nasal Spray to Prevent Covid-19 Infection

The diversified conglomerate ITC is developing a nasal spray for the prevention of Covid-19 for which it has initiated clinical trials. An ITC spokesperson confirmed the development but said: “We are unable to share further details at this time as clinical trials are ongoing.” However, sources indicated that the product …

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Coping with seasonal affective disorder during another pandemic winter

Share on PinterestAs another pandemic winter approaches, seasonal affective disorder is once again made worse by anxiety over COVID-19. Elizaveta Tomashevska / Getty Images Colder, darker days mean that many Americans are starting to feel the effects of Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD. As we head into another pandemic winter, …

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Singapore Stock Exchange set to stop the bleeding on Thursday

(RTTNews) – Singapore’s stock market has fallen over consecutive trading days, losing nearly 10 points or 0.3% along the way. The Straits Times Index now sits just above the 3,225 point plateau, although it is expected to gain ground on Thursday. Global forecasts for Asian markets are stable to higher …

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In Major Change, EU Says Vaccine Recalls Should Be Considered For All Adults, Health News, ET HealthWorld

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The head of the European Union’s public health agency, Andrea Ammon, said on Wednesday that Covid-19 vaccine boosters should be considered for all adults, with priority for those over 40 , in a major change in the orientations of the agency. Recommendations issued by the European Center …

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Study confirms the safety of electroconvulsive therapy for treating mental disorders

Safety concerns associated with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) are not justified, according to a new study conducted in Frontiers in Psychology. Partly due to historical misuse and cinematic representations such as in Flight over a cuckoo’s nest, physicians and patients have been reluctant to use this approach. But there is ample …

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Automatic factory for NC? Site recruiter says state is ready to be a player

RALEIGH – Whether North Carolina becomes home to a huge battery factory today or in the near future, the state is a candidate for future electric vehicle manufacturing. That’s what a well-known industrial site recruiter says. The state’s economic investment committee is due to meet today as discussions circulate on …

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‘Something neurological is happening’, COVID could cause depression and anxiety, researchers say – CBS Boston

WALTHAM (CBS) – “I slept for almost two weeks straight.” It was a symptom Hailey Cray expected when she contracted the coronavirus last December. “Going up the stairs here, he took it all. I stopped halfway up and had to breathe deeply, ”she told WBZ-TV. She also expected a loss …

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