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Ketamine Not Associated With PTSD Development in Military Trauma Setting

Ketamine Not Associated With PTSD Development in Military Trauma Setting

In the military trauma setting, ketamine administration is not linked with PTSD.

FDA: Breakthrough Therapy Designation Granted for MDMA-Assisted PTSD Pyschotherapy

FDA: Breakthrough Therapy Designation Granted for MDMA-Assisted PTSD Pyschotherapy

The FDA has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation to MDMA for treating PTSD.

Pregnant Women With Migraine More Likely to Have PTSD

Pregnant Women With Migraine More Likely to Have PTSD

Pregnant women with migraine are more likely to have PTSD.

CPAP May Improve PTSD in Veterans With Sleep Apnea

CPAP May Improve PTSD in Veterans With Sleep Apnea

Utilizing CPAP is thought to promote consolidation of emotional memory, which may assist in recovery from traumatic events.

PTSD Research Highlights Early Intervention Strategies

PTSD Research Highlights Early Intervention Strategies

Relationship of trauma memories to other PTSD symptoms offers early intervention potential.

PTSD Risk Following Unexpected Death of a Loved One May Be Predictable

PTSD Risk Following Unexpected Death of a Loved One May Be Predictable

Screening assessments are useful for identifying high-risk individuals for early interventions following the unexpected death of a loved one.

Cognitive Therapy Benefits Only Some Patients with PTSD

Cognitive Therapy Benefits Only Some Patients with PTSD

When people have expressed PTSD symptoms for about 6 months to a year and a half, the disorder becomes entrenched.

Mindfulness Training Changes Brain Connectivity in PTSD

Mindfulness Training Changes Brain Connectivity in PTSD

The brains of those with PTSD who received mindfulness training changed in ways that may have helped them "switch off" looping memories.

PTSD Symptoms May Increase Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis

PTSD Symptoms May Increase Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis

In prospective cohort study of women, elevated risk for rheumatoid arthritis is independent of smoking.

Post Stem Cell Transplant, Depression and PTSD Common

Post Stem Cell Transplant, Depression and PTSD Common

Decline in QOL and increase in depressive symptoms during hospitalization predict six-month outcomes.