May 15, 2013

New Study On Brain's Cannabinoid Receptors May Lead To Treatment For PTSD

Medical Daily, May 14, 2013, By Christie Rizk,  A new study to be published online in Molecular Psychiatry using PET imaging researchers were able to show that individuals with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) had more CB1 receptors than normal subjects.  It is hoped these findings may bring a better understanding to the diagnosis and treatment of PTSD.