Stress-Related Disorders

Brain Structure Alterations Observed in Children With PTSD

Brain Structure Alterations Observed in Children With PTSD

Researchers used MRI to detect variations in neural connections among earthquake survivors.

The Relation of Traumatic Stress to Pain Severity, Mood Disorders

The Relation of Traumatic Stress to Pain Severity, Mood Disorders

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Individuals with a history of abuse experience higher levels of pain, anxiety, and depression.

Evidence for a Role of Neuropeptide Y Receptor Variant in Depression

Evidence for a Role of Neuropeptide Y Receptor Variant in Depression

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Genetic variation can increase the predisposition to major depressive disorder.

Neural Correlates of Emotion Regulation in Adolescence Following Childhood Adversity

Neural Correlates of Emotion Regulation in Adolescence Following Childhood Adversity

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Childhood is a critical developmental period in the brain's response to traumatic stress such as family adversity.

Interactive Effects of Genotype and Childhood Adversity on Alcohol Consumption

Interactive Effects of Genotype and Childhood Adversity on Alcohol Consumption

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Early life trauma interacts with FKBP5 genotype to predict heavy alcohol consumption in college students.

Epigenetic Alterations Reversible Before Transmission to Offspring

Epigenetic Alterations Reversible Before Transmission to Offspring

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Preventing Transgenerational Effects of Paternal Trauma

Mood Disorders in a Chronic Pain Population

Mood Disorders in a Chronic Pain Population

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The Need For a Better Screening Tool

Suicide Prevention in Veterans

Suicide Prevention in Veterans

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Meeting the Needs of a Vulnerable Population

Functional Role of Adult-Born Neurons in Stress Vulnerability and Resilience

Functional Role of Adult-Born Neurons in Stress Vulnerability and Resilience

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Involvement of Hippocampal Neurogenesis in Fear Memory Overgeneralization Following Exposure to Traumatic Stress

Impact of Rapid Global Urbanization on Mental Health Outcomes

Impact of Rapid Global Urbanization on Mental Health Outcomes

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Urban birth, upbringing, and residence are associated with an increased risk of developing a neuropsychiatric disorder.

Pre-Surgery Emotional State is Associated With Post-Operative Outcomes

Pre-Surgery Emotional State is Associated With Post-Operative Outcomes

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Considering pre-surgery emotional distress is crucial to post-operative outcomes.

Intergenerational Transmission of Stress Vulnerability and Resilience Following Trauma

Intergenerational Transmission of Stress Vulnerability and Resilience Following Trauma

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Extreme trauma affects FKBP5 methylation in survivors of the Holocaust as well as in their offspring.

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