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Dr. Amen’s Updates on Brain Health and Current Events


Most Important Reasons to Not Ignore PTSD

Brain Changes from PTSD can be Permanent…But they don’t have to be! Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) affects millions of people around the world. In fact, it is estimated that each year 1 out of 30 U.S. adults suffers with PTSD as a result of emotional

05/19/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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ADD And The Female Brain – The Answers!

Over 17 million people in the United States have ADD. It is the most common learning and behavioral problem in children and one of the most common problems in adults, leading to job failures, relationship breakups, loneliness, drug abuse, and a tremendous sense of underachievement.

05/12/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Is It PTSD or TBI?

New medical research from Amen Clinics advances treatment options for veterans with PTSD or other brain injuries. Every day millions of people are suffering from trauma to their brain…both emotional and physical. It is estimated that each year, 1 out of 30 U.S. adults suffers

05/07/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Has Stress Taken Over Your Life?

You do not have to be a victim! Everyone struggles with stressful situations at some point in their life. And most of us know that too much stress isn’t good for us. But in today’s world, we’re faced with all kinds of stress on a

04/29/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Hurt Brains Hurt People!

Hurt Brains Hurt People! But they don’t have to! If you struggle with temper, anger or emotional trauma, somebody should look at your brain. Check out this short video where clinical neuropsychiatrist Clinics founder Daniel G. Amen, MD talks about why it is imperative to

04/22/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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3 Quick Steps to Stop Negative Thinking Now!

It’s possible to think positively if you KILL YOUR ANTS! We live in a world where we are constantly bombarded with fear and bad news that triggers our automatic negative thinking—ANTS! Need proof? Just turn on the TV or cruise through the net. Doom and

04/14/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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4 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Stress and Anxiety RIGHT NOW!

All of us know the feeling when stress is running wild through our body. Everything you think about is influenced by the anxiety and worry. It’s horrible, right? You can probably relate to this since about 30% of people who visit their primary care physician

04/07/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Have you ever wondered if you or a loved one has ADD/ADHD?

Now is the time to find out! Did you know that ADD is not just a single and simple disorder? With nearly 100,000 brain scans in our database, we have identified 7 types of ADD. That’s right – 7 different types! And each type requires

03/31/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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A Touchdown for Brain Health in the NFL

I want to applaud Chris Borland of the San Francisco 49ers for making the health of this brain a top priority. Borland told ESPN, “from what I’ve researched and what I’ve experienced, I don’t think [playing football is] worth the risk.” Our research supports his

03/23/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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