Mindfulness program proves a secret weapon against post-traumatic stress

Posted in Medicine, Science on 29th Dec, 2023
by Alex Muller

The study's findings demonstrate that the CoMET program has potential as an intervention to alleviate PTSS by enhancing emotion regulation.

MDMA Nears Breakthrough Approval For PTSD

Posted in Medicine on 25th Sep, 2023
by Alex Muller

Compared to patients given the same therapy with a placebo, MDMA was far more effective at dampening PTSD symptoms. Roughly twice the number of people given MDMA rather than a placebo recovered from their PTSD diagnosis.

MDMA for PTSD granted Expanded Access by FDA, patient treatments begin

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

The FDA’s Expanded Access program is designed to allow patients with serious illnesses access to treatments still in the processes of clinical investigation.

Mind-altering drugs such as MDMA could be used to cure PTSD

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

Post-traumatic stress disorder in the U.S. has reached crisis levels. About 8 percent of Americans experience PTSD; for veterans, that number is 30 percent.

An electric forehead patch could treat PTSD

Posted in Medicine on 28th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

Transcranial magnetic stimulation can help treat depression in patients who dont respond well to drugs. Researchers suspected that TNS might work well for patients with PTSD.