Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) News and Research

Latest Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) News and Research

Study examines link between disturbed sleep, intrusive thoughts, and alcohol problems among veterans

Study examines link between disturbed sleep, intrusive thoughts, and alcohol problems among veterans

PTSD linked with onset of cognitive impairment in 911 World Trade Center responders

PTSD linked with onset of cognitive impairment in 911 World Trade Center responders

Study: One-third of children admitted in ICUs for sepsis show PTSD symptoms

Study: One-third of children admitted in ICUs for sepsis show PTSD symptoms

Exposure to 9/11 WTC dust associated with increased risk of heart disease in NYC firefighters

Exposure to 9/11 WTC dust associated with increased risk of heart disease in NYC firefighters

Young adults with childhood history of incarceration more likely to have depression, PTSD

Young adults with childhood history of incarceration more likely to have depression, PTSD

Scientists find receptor protein in the brain that promotes stress resilience

Scientists find receptor protein in the brain that promotes stress resilience

New drug shows promise to improve effects of psychological treatment for PTSD

New drug shows promise to improve effects of psychological treatment for PTSD

Needle stick injuries are common and can transmit many blood-borne pathogens

Needle stick injuries are common and can transmit many blood-borne pathogens

Animal-assisted interventions help reduce patient stress in aeromedical staging facilities

Animal-assisted interventions help reduce patient stress in aeromedical staging facilities

Improvement of PTSD symptoms linked to reduced type 2 diabetes risk

Improvement of PTSD symptoms linked to reduced type 2 diabetes risk

Meaningful PTSD symptom improvement linked to lower risk of type 2 diabetes

Meaningful PTSD symptom improvement linked to lower risk of type 2 diabetes

Older adults are less distracted by negative information, study shows

Older adults are less distracted by negative information, study shows

'Dual burden' of prematurity and serious maternal complications occurs in one of 270 births

'Dual burden' of prematurity and serious maternal complications occurs in one of 270 births

Chaos in the house and asthma in children – the connection

Chaos in the house and asthma in children – the connection

Study: One in five university students affected by problematic smartphone use

Study: One in five university students affected by problematic smartphone use

Researchers attempt to solve PTSD puzzle

Researchers attempt to solve PTSD puzzle

Exposure to chemical weapons results in lifelong physical and mental ill-health

Exposure to chemical weapons results in lifelong physical and mental ill-health

Immature mood neurons develop during adolescence

Immature mood neurons develop during adolescence

New research shows slightly different picture of trauma soldiers experience from war

New research shows slightly different picture of trauma soldiers experience from war

Sleep disturbances linked to mental health problems among survivors of natural disaster

Sleep disturbances linked to mental health problems among survivors of natural disaster