Tag Archives: co-occuring disorders

PTSD Patients With Stroke History May Resist Medication Regimen

The presence of a mental disorder can make treatment for any physical health concern more challenging. However, with a new focus on treating the whole person, physicians are careful to ascertain whether mental disorders exist through screenings of patients.

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PTSD and Suicide Risk

Those who witness or are involved in a violent, gruesome, or horrific act are at risk for developing Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The unsettling emotions stirred by PTSD can cause some to be more at risk for suicide than others who have not experienced such post-trauma. Experts assert that family, friends, and doctors keep a […]

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