We’ve long treated trauma-emboldened sleep disorders by treating the trauma. A pioneering group of researchers believe that we should do the opposite.
Due to the extreme content they have to filter on our behalf, the mental wellbeing of Facebook’s army of moderators is now finally being discussed.
Sarah Hanson-Young might have faced workplace harassment, but she’s merely the latest example. It should be treated as what it is: a public health issue.
Climate change might be melting the ice caps, but the fear of environment armageddon is also turning our brains into mush.
Afghanistan has been under the boot of various conflict since 1978, yet according to scarce medical professionals, PTSD is seldom diagnosed.
The medical benefits of music have been well documented, but the serious conditions that it blunts are impressive. Tune!
This week, Long Reads grapples with the effects of PTSD, the moral compunction of US drone strikes and the return of Tricky Dick Nixon.
Richard Jackson’s amazing Long Reads touches on corruption of the Vatican bank, the violence of Dr Dre and the power of writing to overcome war crimes.