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Psychiatrists Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD give you tips and tricks for living the life you want to live.

Psychiatrists Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD give you tips and tricks for living the life you want to live.
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United States

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Psychiatrists Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD give you tips and tricks for living the life you want to live.

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English

Contact:

201-615-1295


Episodes

CBD Part 1

9/2/2019
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On this episode we discuss the history behind CBD. We delve into the research that supports or doesn't support the use of CBD for pain, anxiety, insomnia and more. And we discuss the approved indications of medications derived from CBD that are on the market today.

Duration:00:57:08

Do Antidepressants Cause Dementia?

7/6/2019
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In this episode we discuss new research that links the use of certain antidepressants and the development of dementia. Check out the referenced paper here: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2736353 And check out Technodrome1 at https://www.instagram.com/technodrome1/?hl=en

Duration:00:29:41

Mental Health Apps

6/15/2019
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In this episode we interview Dr. Senthil Rajaram, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow at UPenn about mental health apps. Some of the Apps mentioned in this episode: T2 Mood Tracker https://apps.apple.com/us/app/t2-mood-tracker/id428373825 Virtual Hope Box https://apps.apple.com/us/app/virtual-hope-box/id825099621 PTSD Coach https://apps.apple.com/us/app/ptsd-coach/id430646302

Duration:00:26:16

Diagnosing Donald Trump

6/1/2019
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On this episode we discuss the origins Goldwater Rule, which stops psychiatrists from diagnosing public figures, and how it applies in the era of Donald Trump. Should psychiatrists warn the public about someone they think is dangerous? Please read Dr. Stone's Article: https://www.lawfareblog.com/psychiatrists-goldwater-rule-trump-era

Duration:00:40:22

E-Cigarettes

5/20/2019
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Are e-cigarettes safer than regular cigarettes? Can they help you stop smoking? Drs. Coira and Sherer discuss the latest evidence.

Duration:00:24:02

Video Game Addiction

4/21/2019
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James Sherer, MD and Rafael Coira, MD, JD discuss the diagnosis and treatment of video game addiction. James recaps his panel at PACS East and we share our experiences with games growing up. Sources: 1. Zajac K, Ginley M, Chang R, Petry N. Treatments for Internet Gaming Disorder and Internet Addiction: A Systematic Review. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors. 2017, Vol. 31, No. 8, 979–994 2. King D, Delfabbro P. Internet Gaming Disorder Treatment: A Review of Definitions of Diagnosis and...

Duration:00:53:05

Electrosleep: Can Headphones Cure Depression Anxiety and Insomnia?

4/7/2019
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In March 2019, the FDA cleared a pair of headphones called Cervella which promises to treat depression, anxiety and insomnia. What's the science behind this and other cranial electrotherapy stimulation devices and do they work? Episode Artwork derived from a work by Andreashorn and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en Sources: Shekelle PG, Cook IA, Miake-Lye IM, Booth MS, Beroes JM,...

Duration:00:42:06

Ketamine

3/24/2019
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Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD discuss the new FDA approval of the Esketamine nasal spray for treatment of depression. Marketed under the trade name Spravato, Esketamine promises to reverse depression in one day, but what are the risks of taking a medication derived from the drug PCP?

Duration:00:45:09

Sleep

3/10/2019
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Psychiatrists, Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD discuss the neurophysiology of sleep and how to improve it.

Duration:01:23:13

PTSD

2/24/2019
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Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD discuss the history, causes, features and treatment of PTSD.

Duration:01:02:36

The Psychiatrists Guide to Valentine's Day

2/10/2019
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Two psychiatrists discuss the neurochemistry of love, the science behind chocolate, the neurobiology of motherhood, dealing with loss and more.

Duration:00:35:07

The Psychiatrists Guide to Keeping Your New Years Resolution

1/27/2019
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Rafael Coira, MD, JD and James Sherer, MD discuss tips to staying motivated to keep your New Years resolution and help you lose weight including psychotherapy, medication, surgical options and more.

Duration:00:39:22