Tag Archives: Health Care

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Women Veterans

2015 Health Equity Research Snapshot: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Women Veterans (Minneapolis VA Health Care System) Researchers use brain imaging to identify biological indicators of PTSD in women and genetic tests to understand why some women will develop PTSD while others won’t. Source: Youtube

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder cases overwhelm Veteran Affairs

US military veterans are honored by all upon arriving back from war and it is agreed that these brave men and women should receive the best health care possible after putting their lives on the line. Now more than ever, thousands of troops suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, but in some cases don’t get treatment… Read More »

Anxiety Disorders: Acute and Posttraumatic Stress Disorders

Preview purpose only. Overview: Identifies the criteria for these disorders and the disabling symptoms that may arise with those affected by trauma. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and educators in the field, this program examines how Acute Stress Disorder can evolve into a more chronic condition and the need for intervention. Item #:… Read More »