Latest News

Newsroom journalists at increased risk of PTSD, depression from images of extreme violence

Journalists working with images of extreme violence submitted to newsrooms by the public are at increased risk of adverse psychological consequences, including post-traumatic stress disorder. "Given that good journalism depends on healthy journalists, news organizations will need to look anew at what can be done to offset the risks inherent in viewing material. Reducing the frequency of exposure may be one way to go," authors say.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • People who suffer migraine headaches may be at double the risk of stroke

  • Thin air, high altitudes cause depression in female rats

  • Roseroot herb shows promise as potential depression treatment option

  • Testosterone needs estrogen's help to inhibit depression

  • Veterans' avoidant coping interfers with transition to university life

  • Blood test may shed new light on fragile X related disorders

  • Stellate Ganglion Block Showed No Significant Benefit for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Controlled Trial

  • Stress management techniques improve long-term mood and quality of life for women with breast cancer

  • Using tablets to screen new, expecting moms for perinatal depression

  • Low vitamin D levels, depression linked in young women, new study shows

  •