‘Fight or flight’ response greater in combat vets with PTSD

This heightened stress could increase their risk for heart disease.

May 18, 2017 0

Fallout from 9/11 linked to early dementia

First responders who developed PTSD seem at greater risk of mental decline.

September 5, 2016 0

Sleep disorders six times higher among vets

Post-traumatic stress disorder increases the risk of sleep troubles even more.

July 26, 2016 0

Wearable electric patch may ease PTSD

Researchers found symptoms decreased in civilians who tried the device; veterans are now being tested.

January 27, 2016 0

Study maps areas of brain linked to PTSD

Findings could help improve treatments.

December 25, 2015 0

PTSD linked to accelerated aging?

Several studies also suggested a mild-to-moderate association between post-traumatic stress disorder and premature death.

May 13, 2015 0