Day: October 15, 2020

Ketamine: Hope for the suffering in 2020

Ketamine: A Promising Novel Therapy for Anxiety and PTSD - Psychiatry  Advisor

Dennis S. Charney, MD, one of the researchers behind a groundbreaking new depression treatment, talked to AAMCNews about the early days of research, the medication’s limitations, and its powerful effects on depression.

When the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Spravato — a chemical cousin of ketamine — for treatment-resistant depression in March 2019, it brought immediate hope to the roughly 4 million people for whom traditional therapies have been ineffective. Esketamine, delivered via nasal spray in a doctor’s office, is the first new therapy to treat major depression in more than 30 years. But the treatment’s path to approval was a long one, highlighting the importance of federal support for medical research in academic medicine.

Dennis S. Charney, MD, has been one of the leading researchers behind the breakthrough treatment. Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Dean of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Charney began examining Ketamine for Read More

Kylie Jenner, Travis Scott Are Doing ‘Amazingly’ at Coparenting Stormi

The perfect team! Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott are still killing it at raising their daughter, Stormi, together after their split.

“Kylie and Travis are coparenting amazingly right now and love spending time together with Stormi and making her happy,” a source exclusively tells Us Weekly. “Travis is a hands-on, super engaged dad and always wants to make Stormi smile. She is such a happy child.”

Though Jenner, 23, and Scott, 29, have been on and off as a couple since their breakup last year, the insider adds that “there is still love there on both sides and it shows when they are together.”

The Kylie Cosmetics mogul and “Sicko Mode” rapper were first linked in 2017 following her split from Tyga. The duo then welcomed their 2-year-old daughter in February 2018.

Kylie Jenner Travis Scott Are Doing Amazingly at Coparenting Stormi
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Us confirmed in October 2019 that

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