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Category: Mental Health
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Congmen gherao hospital super 28.2.2008 The Statesman
Congmen gherao hospital super
Public asked to help the mentally challenged 28.2.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
TIRUCHI: The responsibility of supporting children suffering from disabilities vests with the society, Collector Ashish Vachhani said on Monday, addressing the annual day celebrations of Arivalayam, a special school and rehabilitation centre ...
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‘Ashraya’ annual day celebrated 28.2.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
CHENNAI: The annual day of ‘Ashraya,’ a centre for mentally-challenged children, run by the Southern Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation, was celebrated here on Wednesday with General Manager Rakesh Chopra presiding over the ...
Fighting against all odds, Tejaswani strikes a winning note 27.2.2008 The Indian Express -- Front Page
Hiding behind her mother, Tejaswani smiles a little and then hides again.
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Killers on campus 27.2.2008 Frontline
World attention should focus on what is happening at centres of learning in the U.S., which are supposed to train minds rather than allow them to go berserk.
“Join hands to help the mentally challenged” 27.2.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
TIRUCHI: The responsibility of supporting children suffering from disabilities vests with the society, Collector Ashish Vachhani said on Monday, addressing the annual day celebrations of Arivalayam, a special school and rehabilitation centre ...
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Painting contest for special children 27.2.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
CHENNAI: Madras Round Table No.1, a member association of Round Tables of India, will organise a ‘Spot the Talent - Art for Little Hearts’ painting contest for mentally challenged children and youth at Hotel Taj Coromandel here on ...
Little choice 26.2.2008 Telegraph: Opinion
Rehana, fifteen-years-old, went on a hunger strike. She locked herself up and did not talk to anyone. Her parents relented. They agreed to call off the marriage they were organizing for her. Rehana is a young village girl in Murshidabad who asserted her right of choice. She had the law on her side. The Child Marriage Restraint Act does not allow the marriage of minor girls.
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Depressing new find says anti-depressant Prozac doesnt work 26.2.2008 The Indian Express -- Front Page
For years, Prozac has been one of the best-selling anti-depressant drugs, available in India under brand names Prodep and Fludax.
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New receptor complex in brain identified 25.2.2008 New Indian Express
New receptor complex in brain identified
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Faisal knocks court doors against Aamir 24.2.2008 Asian Age: Delhi
Our Correspondent Recently, actor Aamir Khan’s "mentally ill" brother Faisal Khan had moved court saying he didn’t want to stay with Aamir. Faisal complained that Aamir locks him up. Like Faisal, there are several apparently normal people, who suffer from mental ailments — be it schizophrenia or bipolar disease. The late Parveen Babi is one such example. Films like Woh Lamhe and 15 Park Avenue have also depicted such issues. Once diagnosed, even before the patients can come to terms with their illness, family and society alienates them. Take the case of Parvati (name changed), who completed her MA from Jamia Millia University at 45, despite her illness. She was running a business when she was diagnosed with bipolar symptoms in 1989. ...
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Stay put in India, mental health professionals told 23.2.2008 Hindu: Karnataka
BANGALORE: Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Anbumani Ramadoss and Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Director-General Samir K. Brahmachari on Friday made a fervent appeal to the young postgraduates in mental and ...
Einstein and Newton were autistic 23.2.2008 Asian Age: Newsmakers
By OUR LONDON CORRESPONDENT London: There is compelling biographical evidence for the link between mental illness and creativity. Autism was responsible for success of scientists Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein, writers George Orwell and H.G. Wells and philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein, according to a psychiatrist, Prof. Michael Fitzgerald. The characteristics linked to autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) were the same as those associated with creative genius, according to Prof. Fitzgerald, who teaches at Trinity College in Dublin. Prof. Fitzgerald, who has authored a new book, Genius Genes: How Asperger Talents Changed the World, has contended that relationship between creativity and psychiatric disorder is not a myth. Research already exists to ...
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China slaps ban on horror film genre, except Harry Potter 22.2.2008 New Indian Express
China slaps ban on horror film genre, except Harry Potter
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Reese had to stand on box to kiss co-star Vince 21.2.2008 Asian Age: Delhi
Reese Witherspoon had to stand on a box to kiss Vince Vaughn in their new movie. The petite actress couldn’t reach the 6ft 5ins tall actor in love scenes for romantic comedy Four Christmases and had to come up with a creative way to secure the clinch. She told America’s People magazine, "When we shot the kissing scenes, the top of my head hits Vince’s armpit. So I had to drag my apple box around with me. I had an apple box and a platform that I dragged around with me and stood on it." Mother-of-two Reese also revealed she is desperate to follow in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie by starring in an action movie. She told E! online, "Why does the leading man always get to shoot the bad guy in those films? I want the girl to shoot ...
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In Tiruchi Today 21.2.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Sringeri Sath Sangh: Sri Vishu-Sri Lalitha Sahasranama parayanam, Sharadambal Sannidhi,Amma Mandapam, Srirangam, 6p.m. Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayana Sabha, Srirangam: Sahasranama parayanam, ...
School for mentally challenged gets own building 20.2.2008 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
NAGAPTTINAM: As many as 3,961 physically challenged in the district have so far been provided livelihood support of Rs.10,000 each through Asian Development Bank assistance, said Tenkasi S. Jawahar, Collector, here on Monday after declaring ...
Injecting truth into their veins 19.2.2008 New Indian Express
Injecting truth into their veins
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Puar assures all help to mentally challenged players  18.2.2008 Central Chronicle
Puar assures all help to mentally challenged players 
Mental illness is subject to biological and sociocultural factors 18.2.2008 New Indian Express
Mental illness is subject to biological and sociocultural factors
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