16 Jun 2017
June 16, 2017

The Other Reason You Can Get PTSD

Three weeks into her new job — a contract position at a Canadian company — Roslyn, 23, who did not want her last name used, was raped by a coworker. They had been introduced by a close friend, and he’d been driving her home each day after their shift ended at midnight in exchange for.. read more →

08 Jun 2017
June 8, 2017

Evolution Of: Self-Harm

UNITED STATES—Evolution of Self Harm. We are coming up upon December 23, the anniversary of the day in 1888 that Vincent Van Gogh chopped off his own ear. More than 100 years after the incident a new book came out with speculation that it was not Van Gogh himself that did the lopping, but rather.. read more →

08 Jun 2017
June 8, 2017

Study maps areas of brain linked to PTSD

Heightened fear responses occur in certain areas of the brain in people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a new study report. The research included 67 U.S. military veterans who served in Iraq or Afghanistan after Sept. 11, 2001. All had been involved in traumatic events, and 32 of the veterans had been diagnosed with PTSD… read more →