Trauma

Traumatic experiences may trigger obesity in women, says study

Traumatic experiences may trigger obesity in women, says study

The researchers studied the relationship between major life events and obesity in a group of 21,904 middle-aged and older women. 

Nov 16, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Five officials suspended for Lucknow trauma centre fire

Five officials suspended for Lucknow trauma centre fire

The July 15 fire left five patients dead and caused immense chaos and inconvenience as very serious patients, many on ventilators, had to be rescued in billowing smoke and raging flames.

 

Aug 18, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
Seven needles removed from body of 3-year-old girl allegedly abused by mother's employer

Seven needles removed from body of 3-year-old girl allegedly abused by mother's employer

As per reports, the girl from Purulia was initially brought to Bankura Sammilani Medical College by her mother.

Jul 19, 2017, 09:47 AM IST
Study suggests stress may trigger seizure for epilepsy patients

Study suggests stress may trigger seizure for epilepsy patients

A new study has found that stressful events such as the war, trauma or natural disaster, or the death of a loved one, may trigger seizures for the people suffering with epilepsy.

Apr 04, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
Women, beware! Traumatic experiences in childhood may elevate risk of depression during menopause

Women, beware! Traumatic experiences in childhood may elevate risk of depression during menopause

Dramatic changes in hormone levels are experienced during both puberty and menopause.

Mar 30, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
Sonam Kapoor REVEALS she was molested at young age and it was traumatising!

Sonam Kapoor REVEALS she was molested at young age and it was traumatising!

The dark realities of life have at some point in time hit each individual irrespective to whether they hail from a high stratum of the society or not. Our Bollywood celebrities have most often than not made such startling revelations which left a mark on the viewer's mind. Similarly, actress Sonam Kapoor recently revealed that she was molested at a younger age.

Dec 13, 2016, 10:57 AM IST

Does yoga really help depressed people?

The study also suggested that clinicians and service providers consider recommending yoga as an intervention in addition to other "evidence-based and well-established treatments," including psychotherapy and medication.

Mar 10, 2016, 10:17 AM IST

Here's how trauma, sudden sounds form lasting memories in brain

A new study has revealed how exposure to brief trauma and sudden sounds form lasting memories in a specific region of the brain.

Aug 26, 2015, 00:02 AM IST

'Families of cancer-afflicted patients need counselling'

It is equally important to simultaneously deal with the emotional issues of families of cancer-afflicted patients to help them deal with the trauma and overcome grief, experts said here on Wednesday.

Aug 05, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Playing Tetris can help reduce impact of emotional trauma

Playing visually demanding computer games such as Tetris can help block flashbacks of traumatic events, reducing the risk of a person suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, a new study suggests.

Jul 08, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

New App to relieve post-quake stress

A new mental health app is designed to help quake victims recover from trauma and promote general well being.

Jun 15, 2015, 17:17 PM IST

One month after quake, Nepal struggles to overcome trauma

One month after the April 25 earthquake that killed at least 8,700 people and injured over 70,000 in Nepal, the Himalayan nation is still struggling to overcome the trauma exacerbated by numerous aftershocks and slow relief distribution due to the difficult geographical terrain.

May 25, 2015, 17:29 PM IST

Gory social media videos can cause trauma

Unedited violent news stories in social media can cause viewers to experience symptoms similar to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), says a study.

May 07, 2015, 11:42 AM IST

Nepal quake takes toll on orthopedic, psychological cases

Thousands of people who survived but were injured in the April 25 earthquake in Nepal are likely to face lifelong trauma and stress, doctors have warned.

May 05, 2015, 17:21 PM IST

Ireland Baldwin checks into rehab for emotional trauma treatment

 Ireland Baldwin has checked-in to a rehab for treatment of emotional trauma, it has been revealed.

Apr 14, 2015, 13:40 PM IST

Indian-American surgeon on a mission to save lives on Indian roads

An Indian-American surgeon is on a mission to save thousands of lives that are lost on Indian roads every day with an innovative training programme for trauma first responders using a $200,000 simulator dummy.

Feb 16, 2015, 13:27 PM IST

Two genes that boost PTSD risk identified

Scientists have identified two gene variants that put people at higher risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Jan 11, 2015, 17:36 PM IST

Early exposure to trauma may have upside later in life

A new research has revealed that early exposure to trauma may have an upside later in life.

Dec 02, 2014, 16:10 PM IST
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi out of surgery after Japanese Grand Prix crash

Marussia driver Jules Bianchi out of surgery after Japanese Grand Prix crash

Marussia driver Jules Bianchi is out of surgery and according to reports, the Frenchman is breathing on his own after suffering a severe head injury in a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday. The 25-year-old lost control of his car at Suzuka where an earlier incident had occurred, involving Sauber's Adrian Sutil.

Oct 05, 2014, 23:05 PM IST

Long way to go to save highway accident victims!

It’s a medical fact that if a road accident victim is brought to a trauma care centre within the ‘golden hour’, then his chances of survival are quite high.

Jul 30, 2014, 00:38 AM IST