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Yet Another Study Finds That MDMA Can Help People Suffering From PTSD

By Carey Wedler 🔊 Listen to Article The case for employing 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, or MDMA, to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) grew stronger this week. A study published in the Lancet Journal of Psychiatry documented promising results when used in conjunction with psychotherapy, adding to previous similar findings. A small study of 26 veterans and first responders suffering from PTSD conducted at the Medical […]

Orange Essential Oil Found To Alleviate PTSD

Orange Essential Oil Found To Alleviate PTSD

By Heather Callaghan, Editor Passively inhaling this #EO could potentially assuage PTSD symptomsCLICK TO TWEET We’ve written before about the power of essential oils like lavender essential oil. Essential oils are the condensed, aromatic compounds that occur naturally in plants. Many, many of them have profound effects on the senses and our emotional state. They can be be […]

FDA Approves Phase 3 Clinical Trial Of Ecstasy For PTSD Sufferers

FDA Approves Phase 3 Clinical Trial Of Ecstasy For PTSD Sufferers

The FDA gave permission on November 29 for large-scale, Phase 3 clinical trials of Ecstasy for people suffering with post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Many people swear the currently-illicit street drug has saved their lives, and if the trial is successful, it would establish Ecstasy as a legitimate prescription drug. [1] Preliminary trials of Ecstasy, […]

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Baton Rouge police shooter was prescribed mind-altering drugs for PTSD

The murderous rampage that recently took place in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where three officers were gunned down, was triggered by swift, violent, chemical changes in the shooter’s brain. After the rampage, investigators learned that the shooter, Gavin Long, was taking multiple mind-altering prescription drugs to cope with PTSD. The scene played out in horror. The […]

Veterans Continue The Battle — Only This Time, With Their Own Government

Veterans Continue The Battle — Only This Time, With Their Own Government

Veterans in the U.S. are discovering the fight for freedom and liberty is far from over once their tour of duty is completed. In repayment for risking their lives — as well as mental well-being — veterans are facing increasing rates of inadequate medical and psychological care, homelessness and poverty. Some are taking matters into […]

Fort Hood shooter on Ambien, antidepressants and a 'cocktail' of mind-altering meds

Fort Hood shooter on Ambien, antidepressants and a ‘cocktail’ of mind-altering meds

Earlier Natural News reported that the Army specialist who shot and killed three and wounded more than a dozen people at Fort Hood April 2 before taking his own life was taking the powerful delirium drug Ambien. That was certainly true enough, as we documented, but later reports indicated that the shooter, Spc. Ivan Lopez, was actually […]

Chronic stress causes harmful long-term changes in brain; exercise to avoid stress, stay happy and healthy

Chronic stress causes harmful long-term changes in brain; exercise to avoid stress, stay happy and healthy

(http://newscenter.berkeley.edu)Chronic stress generates long-term changes in the brain that may make people more prone to mental problems, such as anxiety and mood disorders, according to researchers from the University of California, Berkeley. Doctors have already known that people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other stress-related problems have brain abnormalities like differences in the […]

Pharma researchers working on drug to erase your memories

Pharma researchers working on drug to erase your memories

Drug researchers are working on a mind-altering chemical that could erase your memories.