Is this mountain lion in a zoo, or your backyard? You’d respond differently to it depending on how your brain processes the context in which you’re encountering it. A new theory of PTSD suggests people with that condition have disrupted context processing. Photo courtesy University of Michigan ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 7 (UPI) – Researchers.. read more →

Over the past 16 years, an extraordinary group of musicians has come together to celebrate the universal power of music. Named for the ancient trade route linking Asia, Africa and Europe, The Silk Road Ensemble, an international collective created by acclaimed cellist Yo-Yo Ma, exemplifies music’s ability to blur geographical boundaries, blend disparate cultures and.. read more →

17 Mar 2018
March 17, 2018

PSTD Common in One in Four Stroke Survivors

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, is most commonly associated with military personnel who have experienced a traumatic episode during wartime. Although PTSD has been tied to war veterans, it is also a prevalent mental disorder for people who have gone through a life-altering and highly stressful event. A new study is reporting that PTSD afflicts.. read more →