Items tagged as "PTSD"
ROCHESTER, Minn. — As the nation marks Veteran's Day to honor those who have served their country, it's important to remember that many soldiers battle mental health conditions such as anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and depression long after they return from combat. In fact, in recent years the lasting effects [...]Created by mayonewsreleases
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers this week will announce the use of the blood pressure drug prazosin as an effective treatment to curb post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)-related nightmares. In a presentation during the 20th European Congress of Psychiatry in Prague, Mayo Clinic psychiatrists will present a systematic literature review [...]Created by mayonewsreleases
As the nation tries to comprehend and cope with the tragedy in Connecticut, which has taken so many lives, conversations turn to several issues including post-traumatic stress. State police personnel led children from the school, following the shooting. (Courtesy of Shannon Hicks, NewtownBee.com / December 14, 2012 via Hartford Courant)Mayo Clinic's Edward T. [...]Created by Dana Sparks
Mayo Clinic researchers have found a novel way to monitor real-time chemical changes in the brains of patients undergoing deep brain stimulation (DBS). This groundbreaking insight will help physicians more effectively use DBS to treat brain disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and Tourette syndrome. B-roll and [...]Created by Joel Streed