memoryloss

Scientists 'Delete' Memories In Mice: How Victims Of PTSD May Benefit From Memory Loss

By | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 14:59

Medical science is moving ever closer to pharmacological approaches to treating PTSD, some of which may effectively "delete" memories.

family guy

How Family Guy Could Have Saved Brian

By | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 18:59

Did Family Guy's decision to kill off Brian fly in the face of veterinary science?

child abuse

Traumatic Childhood Incidents Could Put People At Risk For Premature Death

By | Mon, 09/09/2013 - 19:33

As subjects experienced more traumatic childhood experiences, their risk for dying early increased.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Boston Bombing Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Injuries Include Gunshot Wounds To Face And Extremities

By | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 18:06

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, one of the Boston bombers, escaped arrest for nearly 24 hours, but it wasn't easy for him, and during the time, he experienced multiple gunshot injuries, including a bullet to the face.

Wounded Soldier

There's a Drug That Could Prevent 100,000 Trauma Deaths Per Year, So Why Aren't We Using It? [Video]

By | Tue, 07/23/2013 - 19:46

An international panel of health professional laments the global failure to use the trauma drug, tranexamic acid, which could be used to save the lives of soldiers and surgical patients.

Childhood Abuse Changes Brain, But Treatment Might Change It Back

By | Tue, 01/15/2013 - 12:20

Researchers found that psychological stress during childhood changes certain genes in the brain.

football

Study Shows Former Football Players Suffered From Brain Damage Due to Concussions

By | Wed, 12/05/2012 - 11:13

A new study on brains of deceased athletes has found that many suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a disease that is related to mood changes and depression.