Effect of acupuncture on the TLR2/4-NF- κB signalling pathway in a rat model of traumatic brain injury - Lin SJ, Cao LX, Cheng SB, Dai QF, Lin JH, Pu L, Chen WH, Zhang YJ, Chen SL, Zhang YM.

OBJECTIVE: To study the effect of acupuncture on the TLR2/4-NF- κB signalling pathway in the cortex of Sprague-Dawley rats following traumatic brain injury (TBI), and investigate the possible mechanism underlying the effects of acupuncture on scar repair. ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

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CONCLUSION: Blindness following ocular trauma is frequent in our context. It can be avoided. Consequently, it is essential to put in place strategies for prevention of ocular trauma via education of the population through public awareness campaigns. PMID: 29914763 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal Francais d Ophtalmologie - Category: Opthalmology Tags: J Fr Ophtalmol Source Type: research
Conclusions Early-life exposure to chronic stress leads to long term improvements in insulin sensitivity, oxidative metabolism and adipose tissue remodeling. FGF21 contributes to a physiological memory mechanism to maintain metabolic homeostasis. Graphical abstract
Source: Molecular Metabolism - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Kyle D. Webster, Susan Michalowski, Thomas E. Hranilovich
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewComorbidity of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and insomnia, nightmares, and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is high. We review recent research on psychotherapeutic and pharmacological interventions for sleep disorders in PTSD.Recent FindingsPTSD treatments decrease PTSD severity and nightmare frequency, but do not resolve OSA or insomnia. Research on whether insomnia hinders PTSD treatment shows mixed results; untreated OSA does interfere with PTSD treatment. Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia is the recommended treatment for insomnia; however, optimal ordering with PTSD treatment is unc...
Source: Current Psychiatry Reports - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, a pediatrician at Flint's public hospital, was the first person to scientifically prove a direct link between Flint's 2014 water switch and elevated levels of lead in local children. Hanna-Attisha joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what she chronicles in her new book, "What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City." She calls Flint a "crime scene" and says the city has PTSD from the water disaster.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Conditions:   Chronic Pain;   Depression;   PTSD;   Injuries;   Illness, Chronic;   Physical Disability Intervention:   Behavioral: Resilience and Well-Being Program Sponsor:   VA Puget Sound Health Care System Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Anxiety can stymie our lives in so many ways. Whether it’s a debilitating panic attack, constant worry or an all pervading fear, anxiety is often an unwanted companion that seemingly only wants the worst for us. However with the right help, guidance and support, there are a variety of techniques that can help. Of course it’s important to note that we’re all different, and what works for one person may not be as effective on another, but from personal experience, my own road to recovery led me, thankfully, to yoga therapy. After years of struggling with depression and anxiety, I moved to to South East Asia...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Alternative and Nutritional Supplements Anxiety and Panic Brain and Behavior Exercise & Fitness General Habits Happiness Health-related Mental Health and Wellness Mindfulness Personal Compassion Integrative Medicine Mind Body Wel Source Type: blogs
Conditions:   Chronic Pain;   Depression;   PTSD;   Injuries;   Illness, Chronic;   Physical Disability Intervention:   Behavioral: Resilience and Well-Being Program Sponsor:   VA Puget Sound Health Care System Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conclusion: Veterans with a comorbid diagnosis of TBI and PTSD were more likely to be diagnosed with AS AOR: 9.77 (95% CI = 6.93-13.78, p
Source: Military Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Mil Med Source Type: research
This study examines the relationship between MI and suicide risk and the moderating effect of religiosity on this relationship in V/ADM with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms. Materials and Methods: This was a cross-sectional multi-site study involving 570 V/ADM from across the USA. Inclusion criteria were having served in a combat theater and the presence of PTSD symptoms. Multidimensional measures assessed MI, religiosity, PTSD symptoms, anxiety, and depression. In this secondary data analysis, a suicide risk index was created based on 10 known risk factors. Associations between MI and the suicide risk i...
Source: Military Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Mil Med Source Type: research
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