What is Ptsd?

Posttraumatic stress disorder

Most people having experienced a traumatizing event will not develop PTSD. War veterans are commonly at risk for PTSD.

Medications including fluoxetine and paroxetine may improve symptoms a small amount. Most medications do not have enough evidence to support their use.

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I have a stomach ulcer and have been off work for 4weeks per dr s orders i am applying for disability for PTSD and anxiety as well but I can t not...

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Hi,Jessica L Orban,
Welcome to health care magic,
Stomach ulcer has got relation with mental stress and as a manager you must have so while on...

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im losing nmy mind i keep hurting people that i love ive tried suicide 5 times since 1995 last one was oct 9 2013 iwas diagnosid with ptsd after 35...

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Suicidal attempt and intentions indicate severr depression .In india I prefer to treat such patients with MODIFIED ECT .as it is a psychiatric...

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I am suffering from depression and what I think may be anxiety attacks and am
looking for a good psychiatrist in my area. I have fibromyalsia and...

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Many times stressful events like medical illnesses or family troubles can precipitate an episode of depression and anxiety. Fibromyalgia also...

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