In order to be diagnosed with PTSD, symptoms must have persisted for a month. So if the person has been suffering for a month, what have they been suffering from?
Recent studies have shown a correlation between increased rates of depression and high-aspartame diets - but what does that really mean for sufferers of PTSD?
The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) has declared that PTSD is no longer an anxiety disorder.
Recent research suggests that people who carry certain genes may be more vulnerable to post-traumatic stress disorder.
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation uses magnetic pulses that are intended to specifically stimulate certain regions of the brain, and may be an effective treatment for depression.
Under the ADA, service dogs are often mislabeled as "emotional support animals" - an act with tremendous legal and emotional consequences for people with PTSD.
An in-depth look at the physiological origins of PTSD, from the amygdala and hippocampus to the prefrontal cortex (PFC) and the mid anterior cingulate cortex.
Transcranial alternating current stimulation (tACS) is the application of electrical currents to the head (via electrodes) in order to influence brain activity - and it has some surprising applications to treating PTSD.
Learn more about how technology is being used to improve our treatment of PTSD.
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