Tag Archives: Sufferers

Dr. Bronner’s Pledges Millions To MAPS For MDMA Drug Trials To Help PTSD Sufferers

Dr. Bronner’s, the family-owned company that manufactures the popular natural brand of soaps, announced this week that it will donate a total of $ 5 million to a nonprofit organization that was just given a green light by the FDA to start Phase 3 drug trials of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to treat treatment-resistant PTSD. Dr. Bronner’s will donate $ 1 million ...

Read More »

Fibromyalgia Sufferers: Two Thirds Of Patients Report Relief With Marijuana

Fibromyalgia continues to be a poorly understand disease. Doctors believe that people who have the disorder may interpret pain signals differently from others, making them prone to chronic discomfort. The disorder can be so disabling that a full half report difficulty holding a job, despite getting medical treatment for the condition. Characterized by all-over body soreness, to the point of ...

Read More »

Fibromyalgia Sufferers: Two Thirds Of Patients Report Relief With Marijuana

Fibromyalgia continues to be a poorly understand disease. Doctors believe that people who have the disorder may interpret pain signals differently from others, making them prone to chronic discomfort. The disorder can be so disabling that a full half report difficulty holding a job, despite getting medical treatment for the condition. Characterized by all-over body soreness, to the point of ...

Read More »

Mental Health Fix: Is ‘Pokemon Go’ Just What The Doctor Ordered For Anxiety, Phobia Sufferers?

The new smartphone app, Pokémon Go, is the No. 1 gaming application — period, point blank! Surprisingly, according to Buzzfeed, some people with anxiety and phobic disorders, the novel game may just be what the doctor ordered for mental health issues. Children and adults (grandparents, too) have latched onto the craze after Niantic, Inc. released the app in the United ...

Read More »