This video is about depression, its early diagnosis and creating awareness about mental health depression. This video explains new MCI guidelines, and why IMA needs to focus on mental health in their every CME program, different factors leading to depression like deficiency of vitamin D , vitamin E, lack of exercise, genetic factors, diet and many more. We also get to know why depression is a disease and a person need to fight against it, how and why its important for medical department to fight against this treatable chronic manageable disease, and how depression and anxiety creates physical problems,screening for depression, its suspect and treatment. This video shows how a GP should rule out depression and mental health problem and when and how it should be treated. At the end, there are ways of treating depression like relaxation exercises, yogas and asympathetic lifestyle and forms of counselling for depression and psychotherapy.
Dr. Shyam K Bhat
Chairman and Founder of the Mind-Body Clinic, Bangalore
Dr. KK Aggarwal
President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks