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Review: In Owen Laukkanen's latest, a dog unites strangers

"Deception Cove" also insightfully explores the recovery of former soldiers, prisoners re-entering society and how one's tough exterior can obscure fragile emotions.

AI tool can detect PTSD by analysing voices: Study

The research, published in the journal Depression and Anxiety, found that an artificial intelligence tool can distinguish - with 89 per cent accuracy - between the voices of those with or without PTSD.

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'Love hormone' can increase sensitivity among stressed partners

Oxytocin — known as 'love hormone' — was found to increase sensitivity in men toward women.

Bring out the bro-code! Bromance beneficial for men

Male friendships — or bromances — lend men resilience and help them better cope with stress and trauma.

Feeling more forgetful these days? It may be due to prolonged stress

In a study, prolonged stress caused spatial memory loss in mice trying to navigate a maze.

Sleep deprivation lowers risk of post-traumatic stress disorder

Sleep deprivation of six hours immediately after exposure to a traumatic event reduces the development of PTSD.

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‘People should empower domestic violence victims,help them speak out’

Showing courage and strength to move on,55-year-old Neera Gupta,who has a five-month-old granddaughter is a victim of domestic violence,but now an inspiration for all.

Not just soldiers,dogs suffer trauma after war

Over 5 per cent of 650 military dogs deployed by US developing canine PtSD,half of them likely to be retired

US Army turns to yoga for making soldiers combat ready

The army already has wide experience of using the yoga to cure its soldiers of war disorders.

Returning troops hit by alcohol abuse,depression

Alcohol abuse is common among troops returning from conflict deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan but PTSD is less of a problem than previously thought.

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