Tag Archives: 2019

Chhath Puja 2019 Date & Full Schedule: When is Nahay Khay, Lohanda and Kharna, Sandhya and Usha Arghya? Know Significance of Worshipping Chhathi Maiya & the Sun God

Chhath Date 2019 Rituals and Schedule (Photo Credits: Wiki Commons) Just as Diwali ends people from central North India, precisely Bihar and UP begin to prepare for the holy festival of Chhath. The Sun God festival is celebrated with great zeal, and the traditional customs and rituals behind this worship of the Sun God are… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for SEPTEMBER 6, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

Amygdala and affective responses to infant pictures; comparing depressed and non-depressed mothers and non-mothers. Dudin A, Wonch KE, Davis AD, Steiner M, Fleming AS, Hall GB.  J Neuroendocrinol. 2019 Sep 5:e12790. Women with PPD show an enhanced amygdala response to affectively positive infant pictures, but not to affectively positive pictures of scenery. Women with depression… Read More »

Guru Purnima 2019 Celebration at Shirdi Sai Baba Temple: Palki Yatra To Be Taken Out At 9:15 PM Today; Check Aarti Timings and Full Schedule

Saibaba Temple in Shirdi (Image: PTI) Shirdi, July 16: On Tuesday, Sai Pariwar Vishwa Seva Sansthan celebrated Guru Purnima Mahotsav at Sainath Devsthanam in Shirdi. Guru Poornima is one of the three main festivals celebrated in Shirdi. Other festival are Ramnavami and Vijayadashami. The worship rituals at the temple started at 5:30 am and will… Read More »

Upcoming MGH Conference on Women’s Mental Health – October 17, 2019

We are excited to announce that we will be offering a new one day course in Women’s Mental Health in Boston on Thursday, October 17th.  This is the day preceding the Annual Psychopharmacology Conference (October 18-20, 2019). This course will focus on the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders in women across the reproductive lifespan.… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for JULY  5, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

In a large study from France (Blotière et al, 2019), researchers demonstrated that exposure to monotherapy with valproic acid was associated with 8 specific types of major congenital malformations (e.g., spina bifida, OR 19.4), and exposure to topiramate was associated with an increased risk of cleft lip (OR 6.8). No significant associations were found for… Read More »