TMS Braincare Logo

September 3, 2018

Happy
medication

A FEW IMPORTANT RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN MEDICINE and psychiatry.

If you are skeptical, google them.  Google Scholar is usually best. When I have time, I will add references.  Very low dose lithium almost certainly reduces the risk of Alzheimer’s– and prevents cognitive decline. Even 5 mg once a week is probably of benefit, though I would advocate 5 mg per day or 150 mg

Read More »
light therapy treatment for depression
medication

MISCELLANEOUS INSTRUCTIONS ON VITAMIN D3 DOSE

MISCELLANEOUS INSTRUCTIONS ON VITAMIN D3 DOSE—this is a steroid hormone mistakenly named a “vitamin” in ~1922.  [Take heed:  Avoid vitamin D2, which is available by prescription only,  as 50,000 I.U. gel capsules, to be taken once a week. D2 is from plants, is less potent and has a shorter ½ life. It was grandfathered in

Read More »
Episodes of major depression
bipolar

Best books on treating bipolar depression

These are the two best books on treating bipolar depression that I have run across.  If anyone has others, let me know. The James Phelps book—2016— concerns Atypical Depression/ bipolar spectrum/ Bipolar II Disorder. On Amazon The Robert Post book—2008— is about quite a different problem:   Bipolar I Disorder—treatment resistant cycling and treatment resistant depression. 

Read More »
About Persistent Depressive Disorder Treatment
depression

About Persistent Depressive Disorder Treatment With Psychiatrist Robert D. McMullen, MD NYC

https://youtu.be/x9uV50MKVXE Getting Persistent Depressive Disorder Treatment That Works There are many people who have long suffered from Persistent Depressive Disorder and while some traditional treatments have been effective, there is a segment of those who haven’t been able to recover or to have their disorder alleviated effectively. There is a newer treatment that has been

Read More »
Call Now Button