The last day my life was normal. We had just returned from a long, quiet weekend in a Mountain town. Our family had desperately needed it. 459 more words
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Since the rediscovery of Mendel’s laws, it has been common to talk about genes for xx, where xx could be feeblemindedness, IQ, sports ability, procrastination, homosexuality, divorce, crime, fidelity, conservatism, liberalism, schizophrenia,… (You choose xx; see what you get when you google “Is there a gene for xx.”) 194 more words
Treatment:As far as the IB is concerned, there are 4 main types of treatment for disorders: Biomedical, Individual, Group & Eclectic.
By far, the most popular treatment practiced today is the Eclectic Approach to treatment which is a combination of 2 or more of the above. 65 more words
Interesting article below elucidating recent studies on specific opiate receptors in brain that are active/inactive in patients with PTSD and the hope that greater understanding of brain regions involved in PTSD could lead to a more specific treatment. 103 more words