Does your life have purpose?

On July 27, 2017, Howard Koh and colleagues from Harvard University, Boston, in the prestigious Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), highlighted the importance of spirituality and religiosity for the health of humans in their article entitled “Health and Spirituality” (VanderWeele et al., JAMA online 27.7.2017, here free online access).

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Nutrition: a Mega Theme for Psychiatry of the Future

In several articles I have in the past pointed out in this blog the importance of nutritional factors for mental health. Now the International Society for Nutritional Psychiatry Research (ISNPR) has underscored this by conducting its first international congress, which is currently taking place in Bethesda, Maryland, USA (July 30 to August 2, 2017).

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