Imbalance in Brain Wiring May Influence Development of PTSD

New research suggests an imbalance in a key neural pathway may explain how some people reactivate negative emotional memories upon exposure to trauma while others do not. Investigators believe the…

Strong Parent-Child Bond Can Reduce Effects of Long-Term Childhood Stress

A new brain imaging study suggests that a strong parental bond can override some of the negative effects of a stressful childhood — such as living in poverty or experiencing…