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By On July 28th, 2015

A ‘Video Game’ May Help Reduce Veterans’ PTSD Symptoms

According to new research, veterans may find relief from their post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in an unlikely place – a ‘video game’. As reported in the American Journal of Psychiatry, a computerized attention-control training program can significantly reduce combat veterans’ preoccupation with, or avoidance of, threat and attendant PTSD symptoms. In comparison, research has shown…

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By On January 26th, 2015

What Does Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Do To The Brain?

Post-traumatic stress disorder is painful and horrifying, as individuals are left with emotional scars that feel like they may never heal. Anyone who has experienced trauma and lives with PTSD can tell you the struggles and difficulties. Most importantly, they can tell you all the ways it affects their life on a day-to-day basis without…

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