Wednesday Jul 23
Greater odds of adverse childhood experiences in those with military service
Men and women who have served in the military have a higher prevalence of adverse childhood events , suggesting that enlistment may be a way to escape adversity for some.
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Persistent Symptoms After Mild TBI Should Be Considered PTSD
Persistent symptoms lasting three months after mild traumatic brain injury do not represent postconcussion syndrome and should be considered part of the hyperarousal dimension of posttraumatic stress disorder , according to a study published online July 16 in JAMA Psychiatry .
Persistent symptoms following concussion may be posttraumatic stress disorder
Bottom Line: The long-lasting symptoms that many patients contend with following mild traumatic brain injury , also known as concussion, may be posttraumatic disorder and not postconcussion syndrome .