This blog is about suggestions on how to act, feel, and respond as the country opens and we start leaving being sheltered to gradually open the country. The first thing I have to say is that we have never been this route before. We have never had COVID-19 until late last year and I live […]
Struggling with Motivation? Take care of your body.
Like me, you may have found yourself struggling with motivation lately. With most of us having to shelter in place, we may be finding it more and more difficult to motivate ourselves. It is difficult to get out of that warm bed and start your day. For those of us who work at home, it […]
Killing the ANT and Embracing the PAT The impact of coronavirus continues to be felt all around the world. The disease causes respiratory illness with symptoms such as cough fever and in more severe cases, difficulty breathing. It is spread primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spread […]
Hope for a Brighter Future: Potential Indications for TMS (Part 1)
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is an FDA approved treatment for major depressive disorder that has not improved with other antidepressant treatments, migraine, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. However, there have been studies performed and anecdotal evidence indicating that there may be other conditions that would benefit from TMS. In this three-part series, we will talk about the […]
Coronavirus, or COVID-19, continues to wreak havoc on human lives, our workforce, and financial markets. To save lives and prevent community spread of the virus, the governor of New York State Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency effective as of March 22, 2020, at 8 pm as the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus […]
Social distancing, not social isolation Coronavirus, or COVID-19, has definitely led to significant anxiety or uncertainty about the future. Anxiety is an unconscious reaction to the unknown. We tend to get anxious in situations and conditions that we are unfamiliar with. The reaction to the Coronavirus, however, has been much more than that that we […]
Increase your chances of getting TMS treatment coverage.
Please, Cover My Magnets – How you can increase your chances of getting TMS treatment coverage. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive, non-systemic treatment that has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of major depression unresponsive to drug treatment as well as an obsessive-compulsive disorder. A major question in the mind of […]
Pulses, not Pills? Michael Faraday may not have realized how much impact he would have on psychiatry, psychology, neurology, and neuroscience when he had his hypothesis. It was by his research on the magnetic field around a conductor carrying a direct current that Faraday established the basis for the concept of the electromagnetic field in […]