Tag: "nightmares" at medical news
14-year-old Killed in School Shooting in Canada
... should watch their child for change of behaviour, nightmares
and a fear of going back to school. "The good news is that 75 per cent of children, with good support, do fairly well after the first week or two. They may be anxious every now and again but they do fairly well," she said. "But if they continue to...
Lack of Sleep can Lead Teens to Smoking, Boozing
... sleeping less than eight hours at night, frequent nightmares
and difficulty initiating sleep were significantly associated with drinking. Further, smoking was related to sleeping less than eight hours, bedtime later than midnight, nightmares, difficulty initiating sleep, difficulty maintaining sleep and hyp...
BP and Prostate Problems Drug Effective in Treating PTSD Nightmares
...blems has been found to improve// sleep and lessen nightmares
in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PT...drug that has been demonstrated effective for PTSD nightmares
and sleep disruption," said Murray A. Raskind, MD, executive director of the mental health service a...
Sleep Disturbances, Nightmares - Common Among Suicide Attempters: Report
...nces are common among suicide attempters, and that nightmares
are associated with suicidality. Researchers of ...ed by difficulties maintaining sleep (69 percent), nightmares
(66 percent) and early morning awakening (58 percent). Nightmares were associated with a five-fold i...
Common PTSD Drug is No More Effective Than Placebo
... by other researchers to decrease the incidence of nightmares
in combat veterans with PTSD. Source-Euekalert SRM...
New Therapy For Treating Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome
...ffer from the disorder re-experience the trauma in nightmares
or intrusive thoughts. Many avoid reminders of the trauma location. Many become emotionally numb or show hypersensitivity to other events by doing things like getting startled easily. Israeli and U.S. researchers have found relatively short period...
Research Finds How Post-traumatic Stress Leads to Long-Lasting Memories
...of the brain may be responsible for post-traumatic nightmares
according// to a new research. . Post-traumatic stress is a well recognized condition that results in unpleasant memories that can keep haunting a person for all their life. Now researchers have discovered what causes this following experiments on...
Toddlers stressed out
... to their schooling and may revert to bed-wetting, nightmares
or show other classic symptoms of stress."Rather than improving the abilities of children entering the formal years of learning at primary school, the National Association of Primary Education has cautioned that "a lowering of the standards achieved ...