In the News

Santa Fe New Mexican: Those with multiple tours of war overseas struggle at home

May 20, 2016

The dinner crowd was sparse for a downtown steakhouse, a handful of families and couples lost in conversations. Read the full story at the Santa Fe New Mexican


Pulse Headlines: A weed-friendly gym

May 20, 2016

Power Plant Fitness is the first company to create a weed-friendly gym in the city of San Francisco. Read the fulls story at Pulse Headlines


PTSD

IANS Live: Low levels of fat hormone may increase PTSD risk

May 16, 2016

People who have low levels of a fat hormone might be more prone to developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms if they are exposed to a traumatic event, new research suggests.



MD Magazine: Dogs helped veterans with PTSD

May 15, 2016

It may not come as a surprise to dog-lovers, but research presented at the American Psychiatric Association meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, showed that adopting a canine companion proved helpful to veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Read the full story at MD Magazine


E-cigarettes, Express-News photo

Express-News: Reactions mixed on FDA’s e-cigarettes ruling

May 9, 2016

Health Science Center experts weigh in on FDA’s new ruling on e-cigarettes.



WOAI Radio: UT Health Science Center Seeing Promise from New PTSD

May 9, 2016

Cases of post-traumatic stress disorder have skyrocketed, thanks to the war on terror, leaving veterans taking handfuls of pills, but now there’s hope of a possible cure. Read the full story at WOAI Radio