PTSD & TBI Research News

PTSD News

August 2019

08/23/2019:

Billionaire philanthropist offering $10,000 reward for missing Scottsdale veteran

MDMA, or Ecstasy, Shows Promise as a PTSD Treatment

PTSD Symptom Improvement Reduces Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Veteran uses beekeeping to combat PTSD, wants to help others

Former Florida Police Officer Files Lawsuit Claiming PTSD After Bridge Collapse

ALESTLE VIEW: Be aware of mental health resources on campus

VETERANS TREATMENT CENTER FOR PTSD CELEBRATES MILESTONE

Yet another way dogs help the military: aeromedical patient evacuations

08/15/2019:

MDMA Moving Closer to Therapeutic Use

Cape medics hit hard by PTSD due to repeated ambulance attacks

Service dogs trained to assist first responders suffering from PTSD

Breakthrough Treatment IV Ketamine Infusions for Depression, PTSD, CRPS, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Lyme, Rheumatoid Arthritis and More Now Covered By Insurance!

Study Examines Genetics of PTSD in 165,000 Veterans

Seacoast firefighters invited to PTSD program

MDMA, Or Ecstasy, Shows Promise As A PTSD Treatment

Army veterans find healing at new underwater memorial

Fundraiser for military PTS program

Vet Chat – Come learn what you’ve earned

THE CHALLENGES OF VETERAN MENTAL HEALTH: BEYOND PTSD AND TBI

08/13/2019:

The Physical Symptom I Didn't Know PTSD Could Cause

PTSD service dogs give veterans life-saving friendship

9 investigates: Post-traumatic stress disorder in crime victims

Service dogs helping those with mobility issues, PTSD, autism, more

Efficacy of integrated exposure therapy vs integrated coping skills therapy for comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol use disorder: A randomized clinical trial

In First-of-Its-Kind Survey, Greenlanders Report Fear and Anxiety Over Effects of Climate Crisis

Texas Children’s Treating More Affected Children Two Years After Hurricane Harvey

Clinic offering veterans help fair this week

Gala to help new Naperville charity provide veterans 'the care they need'

As ‘red flag’ laws gain momentum, one Florida lawmaker wants them abolished

08/08/2019:

Advocacy group starts new program to help police, dispatchers with hidden hazards of the job

New law provides PTSD workers' comp coverage for first responders

'I'm Still Dealing With It': How Two Veterans Are Learning To Cope With PTSD

FATHER IS THERAPIST, TREATS SHOOTING VICTIMS

Fear of predators causes PTSD-like changes in brains of wild animals

Million Veteran Program sheds light on PTSD genes

Mass panic, false alarm reactions normal after mass shootings, expert says

Child psychiatrist explains best way to talk to kids about violence

When bad news gets to be too much

How first responders are dealing with rising cases of PTSD, suicide

Cracking the code: The new frontier in confronting veteran suicide

Theatrical debut a turning point for Ardoyne-born post traumatic stress sufferer

08/06/2019:

PTSD: 5 signs you need to know

Huge study explores genetics of PTSD in more than 165,000 US veterans

N.C. law opens up alternative therapy to veterans with PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury

US Military Veterans Given 3,000 Free Floats to Help With PTSD

Looking to help vets in college

The Impact Of Military Parents’ Injuries On The Health And Well-Being Of Their Children

Defining Resilience: The US Army and Mindfulness

Veteran dies by suicide at the Charles George VA Medical Center

VA mobile centers to offer benefits, services and counseling information

TBI & CTE News

August 2019

08/23/2019:

A ‘Miracle on Ice’ player is jailed on assault charge as family suspects CTE

Receded near point of convergence not diagnostic of insufficiency

One punch attack left father with brain injury

Ask Dr. Mona: Head injuries need treatment

Finding innovative treatments to help patients with traumatic brain injury

08/15/2019:

Wake family wants in-home rehab for brain injury patients to be statewide

Virginia Beach teen fights back after traumatic brain injury

One Concussion-Free Football Season Can Still Damage Players’ Brains

Dedicated Support for the Brain Afflicted

Vets equine trip to ride length of Pioneers

Jeffco Public Schools hires a concussion nurse

Despite high injury rates, 80% of e-scooter riders refuse to wear helmets

"The NFL Said Dad Wasn't Sick": A CTE Sufferer's Daughter's Journey Through The NFL Concussion Settlement

Public memorial service set for Miami Dolphins’ Nick Buoniconti. Here are the details

Mental illness conversation enters college football world

Famous Athletes Who Ended Up In Prison

THE CHALLENGES OF VETERAN MENTAL HEALTH: BEYOND PTSD AND TBI

08/13/2019:

Preventing Brain Injuries

TBI may increase suicide risk among veterans

WHAT YEARS OF PLAYING FOOTBALL DO TO BRAIN’S WHITE MATTER

Movin' on with Nellie: Drugs, alcohol injure grey matter

Adaptive yoga aimed at those with disability, mobility restrictions | Live Well

Nick Buoniconti and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Deeper Dive Into CTE, Dementia in Football Reveals New Players

08/08/2019:

Return to Play After a Concussion is 19 Days

EEG Detects Brain Activity in Some Unresponsive Acute Brain Injury Patients

MIDBRAIN MAY BE ‘CANARY IN THE COAL MINE’ FOR HEAD INJURIES

Consumer Products May Cause Traumatic Brain Injuries In Children, Study Finds

Stop focusing on concussions: ANY head hits to football players can severely damage the brain and lead to CTE - whether they are concussed or not, study finds

Steady Stream of Lesser Head Hits in Football Can Still Damage Brain

Association of white matter rarefaction, arteriolosclerosis, and tau with dementia in chronic traumatic encephalopathy

Just one season of playing football—even without a concussion—can cause brain damage

08/06/2019:

Study: Veterans with traumatic brain injury have higher risk of suicide

TBIs (traumatic brain injuries) in children happen at home

Sarasota veteran overcomes brain injury to become digital artist

Former Hancock woman recounts life after brain surgery

Football Head Trauma Linked Again to Long-Term Brain Damage

New Book: “Prognosis: A Memoir of my Brain”

Five New Answers about the Link between Football, CTE, and Dementia

Dementia Tied to White Matter Rarefaction in Football Players With CTE

Football Head Trauma Linked Again to Long-Term Brain Damage

Football players' dementia risk from CTE increases with every extra year they play: Study finds the longest-serving athletes had nearly DOUBLE the risk