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NEW YORK, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Best-selling author Faith tells a compelling story of love and redemption as it collides with the plight of PTSD.
Athletes team up with brain health experts, including founder of the brain health ingredient EHT™, to raise awareness for brain injuries and brain health by donating their brains to science.
Taylor Swift says to "shake it off" if you're rejected, but a new study shows that for people with depression, it's not that easy.
SAN DIEGO, Feb.
The development of new neurons in adults appears to help the hippocampus better prepare for a variety of environmental factors, and the process is influenced in different ways by positive and negative experiences, researchers from Princeton University have discovered.
Formula E, the racing series that exclusively features electric vehicles, has added an additional race to its inaugural season, which will now conclude on June 28 in London’s Battersea Park.
British psychologist Dr. Graham Davey suggests that this violent media exposure, when combined with our natural negativity bias, may have severe and long-lasting psychological effects, such as contributing to the development of anxiety, stress, depression, and even post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
While there is no question that staying physically active is an important way of keeping off excess pounds and lowering the risk of many health complications, exercise can help manage stress and
Neuroscience trauma researcher and rape survivor, Apryl E.
LOS GATOS, Calif., Feb.
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 After these symptoms occur, victims suffering from ASR can often become withdrawn from their surroundings or experience panic anxiety paired with impairment and extreme emotions of sadness, anger and fear....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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