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Research to Treat PTSD Receives $4 million Boost from National Institutes of Health

The National Institute of Mental Health has issued a five-year, $4 million grant that will be split equally between researchers at the Wayne State University School of Medicine and Boston University to explore the therapeutic benefits of the drug alloprenanolone as a...

Multi-National & Multi-Site PTSD-based Clinical Trial Leads to FDA Expansion of Access to Ecstasy

Because of successful clinical trials including those in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina conducted by therapist Michael Mithoefer, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have expanded the use of ecstasy guided therapy—known as MDMA—which is an illegal drug often...

Yale & Icahn Study Links PTSD to Brain Properties

Matt Kristoffersen writing for Yale Daily News reports that both Yale University and the Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai have teamed up to study how post-traumatic stress disorder impacts the brain.  The researchers are measuring how combat veterans react...