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Chris Aiken, MD
Recovery from depression is a process, and patients need steady, realistic guidance to move through each stage. Insights here.
Lithium may have antiviral properties, but it also carries unique risks during a viral infection.
Sleep deprivation increases the risk of viral infections and even mania. Here is the evidence.
Lithium has successfully deterred over a dozen viruses, but how will it affect the novel coronavirus? In this podcast, Chris Aiken, MD, speaks with Janusz Rybakowski, PhD, MD, a pioneer in lithium research who helped discover its antiviral properties.
Practical tips to help clinicians get started or to hone skills in telepsychiatry.
A new study shows that meditative practice is surprisingly effective for bipolar depression. The late poet helps explain why.
When we find ourselves in the half-tested world of off-label therapies, what’s a psychiatrist to do?
The treatment of bipolar disorder changed in ways big and small in 2019. More in this summary.
This adverse reaction to clozapine causes more fatalities than neutropenia. Here’s how to prevent it.