Friday, Dec 09, 2022

National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences


Bengaluru: Enough scientific evidence for tobacco not to exist, says NIMHANS director

May 31, 2022 7:12 pm

Speaking at a panel discussion on the need to amend the principal tobacco control law COTPA, Dr Pratima Murthy said that there has been a gradual increase in the number of people who want to quit smoking.

Karnataka: Delta variant predominant in Covid-19 cases among children too

August 03, 2021 1:00 pm

The data from genome sequencing in Karnataka show that nearly 77 per cent of infections in the state have been caused by the Delta variant. The state is looking for the possibility of the emergence of new strains that could affect children.

Pune: Happy to see MIMH shift to new location during my lifetime says Dr Mohan Agashe

July 20, 2021 9:03 am

“I have fought tooth and nail to ensure that land approved for persons with mental disorders and their rehabilitation was not taken away from us,” Dr Agashe, who inaugurated the OPD services at the new building on the Pashan campus of MIMH, told The Indian Express.

Link between Maharashtra spike and mutations still unclear, more studies needed: Experts

March 24, 2021 12:34 am

Maharashtra, Punjab, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu have reported a rise in daily new cases of coronavirus infection, accounting for 81 per cent of daily new cases (40,175) on March 22.

Bengaluru: 80-year-old retired professor shoots at stray dog, arrested

November 13, 2019 4:46 pm

Three metal pellets were found inside the dog's body, one of which had hit its spine.

NIMHANS picks Kolar for mental health survey

March 07, 2014 5:41 am

The national survey will be carried out for six months across country.

Parents who kept woman confined become caregivers

June 06, 2013 1:05 am

The parents who kept their 35-year-old daughter,Hemavathi,confined to their home for over five years have become the primary caregivers

Cornea transplant kills child,raises many safety questions

June 09, 2012 1:44 am

NIMHANS study highlights case of 10-yr-old Bangalore girl who received cornea from a donor who may have died of rabies