How Does PTSD Affect The Brain?

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Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating condition that affects millions of individuals worldwide. The effects of PTSD on the brain are significant, with research demonstrating that PTSD can cause significant changes to the brain’s structure and functioning.

How Common Is PTSD?

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Post-traumatic stress disorder, commonly abbreviated as PTSD, is a mental health condition that can affect anyone who has experienced or witnessed a scary or life-threatening event. This could be a natural disaster, a serious car accident, a terrorist act, war or combat, or domestic abuse. Symptoms of PTSD can include flashbacks, nightmares, severe anxiety, avoidance […]

How Does PTSD Work?

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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) affects millions of people from young children through adulthood and is a major source of disability among all countries. The ADAA says it develops from multiple factors and affects more than 18% of U.S. adults annually, but only about 36% of those experiencing PTSD receive treatment.

How Does PTSD Affect the Brain?

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Post traumatic stress disorder is a serious mental health condition. It is thought several million Americans suffer from PTSD, with many going undiagnosed. PTSD is the result of a person experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event, or a series of traumatic events. It was first recognized in soldiers returning from battle in World War I. […]

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