Researchers identify possible way to prevent PTSD

06/11/2013 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

The administration of a drug to trigger the nociceptin receptor in the brain may help prevent PTSD, according to the results of a new study published in the journal Science Translational Medicine. An estimated 20% of U.S. troops returning from Iraq and Afghanistan in recent years are believed to have PTSD.

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