Professor David J. Anderson of the California Institute of Technology says the popular understanding of psychiatric disorders stems from our oversimplified view of the biological basis of these disorders.
There has been a spurt of new drugs for diabetes and cancer treatment in recent years. Those with neuropsychiatric diseases, however, have been left behind as advances in psychiatric pharmacology have not kept pace.
Hegde, an RSS member, won his first Lok Sabha election in 1996 defeating Congress veteran Margaret Alva. He had, however, marked his presence two years earlier as part of a trio that hoisted the national flag in Hubli's disputed Idgah Maidan
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