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Abuse, PTSD & Trauma

Adolescent psychiatric inpatients who were cyberbullied had significantly higher scores on post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anger, and fantasy dissociation scales than their hospitalized peers who were not cyberbullied, a study found.
After a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy, women experience high levels of post-traumatic stress, anxiety, and depression, according to a study published online in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
A recent study found subthreshold and threshold post-traumatic stress disorder to be associated with symptoms of which disorder?
People with high lifetime exposure to psychosocial stress had an impaired ability to produce the dopamine necessary for coping with a stressful situation, according to an imaging study published online in eLife.​​​​​​​
An international genome-wide association study of 200,000 people has established that the risk of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is heritable, silencing theories that the disorder is solely a social construct.
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