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What does PTSD stand for?

PTSD stands for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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So to a certain extent, actor Ross Kemp is nicely qualified to take on this presenting stint, which sees him explore post-traumatic stress disorder (a condition which affects an estimated one in four service veterans).
Developing drugs to target the neuropsin biological pathway could provide new treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder and other anxiety conditions.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] From screening to counseling to treatment options, state and federal policymakers are working to help members of the armed forces who are dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries.
They also were screened for depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder and were tested for levels of the hormone cortisol in their saliva -- low levels may indicate decreased function of the body's main neuroendocrine stress response system.
They also were screened for depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder and were tested for levels of the hormone cortisol in their saliva -- low levels may indicate decreased function of the body's main neuroendocrine stress response system.