In my practice of psychiatric medicine, I spend every day treating patients so that their master mood regulator — the brain — will get more of what it needs to be strong, healthy, and happy. But when I meet new patients, I know that the way most of them eat — the typical American diet of sugars, refined carbohydrates, and industrial vegetable fats — does no favors for their mental health. The nation’s epidemic levels of obesity and diabetes have received plenty of news coverage, but rates of brain disorders like depression and dementia are also skyrocketing, and the American diet is partly to blame.
France’s Interior Ministry announced plans on Tuesday to beef up its emergency alert system to the public across social media.
The American Cancer Society is recommending people start testing for colon and rectal cancer at age 45, rather than 50 as currently prescribed.
Gal Gadot starrer ‘Wonder Woman’ became a massive hit when it came out last year. The sequel for the film is already in the works and now it looks like even Bollywood has taken inspiration from the DC superhero film.
President Maithripala Sirisena said that under the present government, democracy and freedom in the country have been established and the supremacy of law has been restored.
The Government’s focus in the next 24 months is to transform the village by creating agro-based jobs, Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera said.
Implementation of 1990 Suwasariya Foundation Phase II – the emergency pre-hospital ambulance service in Sri Lanka
Two more Supreme Court Judges yesterday recused themselves from hearing the rights petition of former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
The Group of 16 Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Parliamentarians, who left the Government and joined the Opposition, said that they completely opposed the proposal, in the 20th Amendment to the Constitution, brought by the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP).