This blog is dedicated to helping people heal from traumatic stress with tips, tidbits and the latest research. I'll share tidbits from my new book The Trauma Tool Kit: Healing PTSD From the Inside Out.
Monday, March 5, 2012
PTSD, Inflammation and You.
The hottest news in PTSD is the connection between heart disease and the mechanisms of PTSD in the body. PTSD leads to chronic inflammation which leads to coronary artery disease and other disorders. The latest studies have put the risks of untreated PTSD on a par with smoking!