Search results for "PTSD"

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Caring for veterans outside the VA system

Some veterans might suffer a cluster of clinical issues, said Karen Seal, MD, MPH: pain, PTSD, and traumatic brain injury. ... A doctor who wonders if a veteran has PTSD can start asking about potential signs, such as nightmares or intrusive thoughts or
July 2017

Breaking the cycle of patient trauma

traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Dr. ... Rittenberg said. For example, if people feel like their PTSD is triggered by being in a small enclosed room for a long time, then let them sit with the door open,
February 2019

Conversing about cancer at ASCO conference

When we look at survivors of adult cancer, the prevalence of full PTSD is about 10%. ... PTSD may present as nightmares, difficulty concentrating, or avoidance of care, among other symptoms.
September 2018

Mind-body role may matter in heart disease

Studies on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are also showing an association with heart disease, from decreased cardiac blood flow to increased risk of heart disease events, said Beth Cohen, MD, ... She is also principal investigator of the Mind Your
October 2015

ADHD more than a ‘condition of childhood’

Han noted. “We see a pretty high or increased prevalence of anxiety disorders, things like generalized anxiety disorder and PTSD [post-traumatic stress disorder] in particular, as well as mood disorders,
June 2020

Caring for ex-prisoners presents management challenges

Major depressive disorder was the most commonly reported condition, followed by bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). ... Tri and a therapist worked closely with a patient with PTSD who had been incarcerated for a decade and who was
September 2017

New warning on NSAIDs; drug approved for flu exposures

The device, called Nightware, is indicated for adults ages 22 years and older who have nightmare disorder or nightmares from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). ... It should be used in conjunction with prescribed medications for PTSD and other
January 2021

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