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About Dr Ramesh Manocha

Dr Ramesh Manocha MBBS BSc (med) PhD is a GP, educator and researcher. His PhD was completed at the Royal Hospital for Women and focused on the scientific evaluation of meditation and the mental silence experience. Ramesh is currently a senior lecturer at the Department of Psychiatry at Sydney University and is also the founder and convenor of Generation Next, a national circuit of professional development seminars for education, health and welfare professionals. ← Older posts

Winning the lottery: Does it guarantee happiness?

It’s fun to think about what you would do if you played lottery numbers that … Read More »

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Can stress make you lose your teeth?

It wasn’t a fight or a fall that made Demi Moore lose her two front … Read More »

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‘Mind-body’ healing: Success of placebo trials challenges medical thinking

It was widely thought that, for a placebo to work, doctors had to deceive patients … Read More »

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Even moderate drinking linked to a decline in brain health, finds study

Alcohol consumption, even at moderate levels, is associated with increased risk of adverse brain outcomes … Read More »

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A 12-hour biological clock coordinates essential bodily functions

Some bodily activities, sleeping, for instance, mostly occur once every 24 hours; they follow a … Read More »

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“I’ll Do It Later” – Brain Connectivity Predicts Procrastination

So why do we procrastinate, even though we know it is bad for us? There … Read More »

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4 ways dogs might be able to sniff out disease

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? With 40 times as many … Read More »

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‘Giving up drinking saved me $4000 a year’

I knew I would save calories when I stopped drinking, but I had not really … Read More »

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The mental health crisis could be tackled by reintroducing spirituality instead of focusing on material gain

Unless politicians can admit to the self-destruction perpetuated by this spiritual neglect and culture of … Read More »

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You don’t have to be a communist to admit capitalism is in crisis

The selfish impulse at the heart of capitalism may still be the most powerful motivator … Read More »

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