Tag Archives: Dementia

A Fit Brain For Life – Part One: It Is Not Worrying About Brain Health

Majid Ali, M.D. How can I have a fit brain for life? I must admit I never asked this question until now. I suppose it is so because this question does not seem important for me. Is this ignorance? Is it arrogance? Plain stupidity? Or some psychiatric manifestation of a floundering mind ? Hardly a working day goes by that

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Lithium – A Brain Nutrient Series Part Five: Lithium for Mood and Depression

                                                                         Majid Ali, M.D. Lithium gave Lithia Springs and Lithia Water their names. Many healing benefits were attributed to Lithia Water during the years of early American history and the water pulled people from long distances for healing hopes. Such visitors included people with mental health concerns. In 1887 Judge Bowden, an investor, bought the springs with a group of

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The Oxygen Model of Mental Health and Disorders

                                                                                   Majid Ali, M.D.  I proposed my Oxygen Model of Mental Health and Disorder as an extension of my Oxygen Model of Health and Disease. It is a unifying model that explains all aspects of mental health and mental disorders—causes, clinical course, consequences, and control—on the basis of impaired oxygen signaling, diminished oxygen’s detergent functions, and interrupted oxygen’s cellular

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