Treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder With a Jab to the Neck

A quick jab to the neck may be all it takes for immediate relief of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), according to new research from Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Some doctors, however, caution that more research is necessary before the procedure is deemed safe enough for widespread use. In a study published Friday in the journal Pain Practice, Stellate Ganglion Block (SGB), a ten-minute procedure that applies local anesthetic to a bundle of nerves in the neck,...Full Story
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