Find out how debt is turning the American Dream into the American Nightmare—and what to do about it The American Dream has long been seen as the ultimate goal for life happiness and success, but how we get it, and the ensuing debt, is quickly turning it into the American Nightmare. Over 80 percent of.. read more →

Regions of the brain associated with stress and post traumatic stress disorder. Credit: National Institutes of Health Increased activation of the prefrontal cortex, the area of the brain that regulates complex cognitive, emotional and behavioral functioning, appears to protect against post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in individuals who suffered abuse as a child, says a recent.. read more →

Date:April 20, 2016 Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Summary: Results of a multi-institutional national study of nearly 700 people who survived life-threatening illness with a stay in an intensive care unit suggest that a substantial majority of them are at high risk for persistent depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder — especially if they are female,.. read more →