PTSD Screening Recommended Annually

PTSD Screening Recommended Annually

PTSD Screening Recommended For Returning Troops WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine recommended Friday that soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan undergo annual screening for post-traumatic stress disorder and that federal agencies conduct more research to determine how well the various treatments for PTSD are working. Of the 2.6 million service members deployed to Iraq […]

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PTSD Drug Research & Memory Formation

PTSD Drug Research & Memory Formation

An article entitled Erasing Painful Memories in the May 2012 issue of Scientific American reviews some of the current PTSD drug research on the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Memory is no longer seen as a passive process of recording impressions. Rather, it is ongoing activity at the cellular and neurochemical level. It is […]

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