PTSD, certain prescriptions for PTSD may raise risk for dementia

PTSD, certain prescriptions for PTSD may raise risk for dementia Until now, researchers didn’t know whether the kinds of medications used for people with PTSD could increase risks for dementia. (These medications include including antidepressants, antipsychotics, sedatives, or tranquilizers.) A new study examined this connection. PTSD, certain prescriptions for PTSD may raise risk for dementia …

Dread of roses: Neurobehavioral effects found in children exposed to flower pesticides

Dread of roses: Neurobehavioral effects found in children exposed to flower pesticides Researchers have found altered short-term neurological behaviors in children associated with a peak pesticide spraying season linked to the Mother’s Day flower harvest. This study examined children who did not work in agriculture but who lived in agricultural communities in Ecuador. Dread of…