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post-traumatic stress disorder

Fire-fighters struggle who cannot handle negative emotions likely to use alcohol

Studies reveal that distress tolerance plays role in alcohol use and abuse among fire-fighters.

04 Dec 2019 11:15 AM

PTSD can be lead to ischemic stroke in middle age

Young adults with PTSD more prone to ischemic stroke in middle age.

21 Oct 2019 9:27 AM

Artificial intelligence can diagnose PTSD: Study

More than 70 per cent of adults worldwide experience a traumatic event at some point in their lives.

23 Apr 2019 11:56 AM

'40 genes linked to aggressive behaviour identified'

"These genes take part in biological processes that are related to the development and function of the central nervous system.

11 Jul 2018 12:58 PM

Social isolation may increase fear, stress: Study

The researchers found that chronic isolation leads to an increase in Tac2 gene expression and the production of NkB throughout the brain.

18 May 2018 7:03 PM


Pointers to deal with post-traumatic stress disorder

Psychotherapy approaches addressed the underlying dysfunctions of fear extinction and emotion regulation.

10 May 2018 5:18 PM

Urological cancer patients at five times higher suicide risk

In bladder and prostate cancer, this ratio drops to one suicide for every 7 attempts.

18 Mar 2018 5:20 PM

Study finds horseback riding may relieve army men’s PTSD symptoms

Many combat veterans develop PTSD, an overactive fear memory that triggers disturbing thoughts, feelings and dreams.

05 Mar 2018 8:47 AM

Horseback riding may relieve combat vets’ PTSD symptoms

A prior recent study of yoga in people suffering from PTSD showed that long-term benefits were seen after continued yoga practice.

03 Mar 2018 11:04 AM

Non-invasive brainwave tech can reduce PTSD symptoms

Ongoing symptoms of post-traumatic stress, whether clinically diagnosed or not, are a pervasive problem in the military.

28 Dec 2017 5:25 PM


Playing Tetris may help prevent PTSD: study

Study results showed that those who had played Tetris had fewer intrusive memories of the trauma than the controls.

29 Mar 2017 5:26 PM