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Twitter could serve as a dashboard indicator of a community’s overall psychological well-being, and can even predict rates of coronary heart disease, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania report in a new study.
New book shares tools for restoring balance and happiness in daily life NEW YORK (PRWEB) January 21, 2015 People consistently operate at stress levels
The brain may use new pathways to recall old memories, including those of the traumatic events that can trigger post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
New AARP Survey Highlights Need for Holistic Approach to Staying Sharp WASHINGTON, Jan.
LOS ANGELES, Jan.15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prince Synergy (www.ThePrinceSynergy.com) releases its video today
Study in Rats Reveals Surprising Role for Serotonin After Childhood Trauma NEW YORK, Jan.
America’s clergy work to bring some measure of tranquility and solace to their congregations each week, and a new study show that some men of the cloth may be doing so at the expense of their own health.
While severe trauma can cause post-traumatic stress disorder, not everyone who experiences such events develop PTSD, and now UCLA scientists believe they know why.
Recent work which suggests that depression is a kind of allergic reaction affecting the immune system might just help.
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Adjustment Disorder is commonly known as situational disorder as well. It is often considered a significantly smaller situation than anxiety disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder with a usually less intense stressor than those of the more extreme disorders. Symptoms Because the disorders are similar, Adjustment Disorder and PTSD have similar symptoms like general loss of interest, a feeling of hopelessness, depression, and anxiety. Although they have similar symptoms, Adjustment...
Acute Stress Reaction (ASR), also referred to as shock or Acute Stress Disorder (ASD), is a variation on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Symptoms ASR can often escalate to ASD. Symptoms of acute stress reaction include a change in attention, disorientation, daze and confusion. After these symptoms occur, victims suffering from ASR can often become withdrawn from their surroundings or experience panic anxiety paired with impairment and extreme emotions of sadness, anger and fear....
Posttraumatic stress disorder (commonly known as PTSD) is a severe anxiety disorder characterized by adverse anxiety-related experiences, behaviors, and physiological responses that results from exposure to an event that causes psychological trauma. Examples of events that could lead to PTSD include the threat of harm or death to oneself or to someone else, or witnessing an event that overwhelms the individual's ability to cope. Diagnostic symptoms for PTSD include flashbacks or nightmares,...
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