PTSD http://publicradioeast.org en New Non-Invasive Depression Treatment Avaliable in ENC http://publicradioeast.org/post/new-non-invasive-depression-treatment-avaliable-enc <p>This week,&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">we speak with an East Carolina University psychiatrist about a new, non-invasive treatment being used for people living with depression.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Depression… it’s difficult to treat.&nbsp; An estimated one in 10 adults in the United States suffers from depression, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.</p><p><em>“It’s a very common disorder and a very serious disorder that has significant disabling features associated with it.”</em></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 16:03:51 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 24030 at http://publicradioeast.org Substance Abuse Prevention Event in New Bern http://publicradioeast.org/post/substance-abuse-prevention-event-new-bern <p>The non-profit Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse and Prevention was formed in 2007 after a United Way survey of community leaders in 2006 revealed the most important health issues in Carteret, Craven, Jones and Pamlico revolved around substance abuse.&nbsp; Onslow County later joined the initiative because of their high number of alcohol related car crashes.&nbsp; Programs from this non-profit seek to curb substance abuse and are ongoing.&nbsp; Today, Mac Mckee talks to Shirin Scotten with the Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse and Prevention about the organization, its goals and a p Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:33:59 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 23787 at http://publicradioeast.org Substance Abuse Prevention Event in New Bern The Down East Journal (09/20/13) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-092013 <p><span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This week on the Down East Journal, we speak with an East Carolina University psychiatrist about a new, non-invasive treatment being used for people living with depression.&nbsp; And, New Bern author Nicholas Sparks hopes this week’s release of “The Longest Ride” will become this tenth number one New York Times best seller.&nbsp; Plus, we talk about the mission of the Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse and Prevention&nbsp;and their public education event set for Monday, Sept. 23<sup>rd</sup>. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 16:46:11 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 23611 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (09/20/13) PTSD Treatment for Camp Lejeune Marines Returning From Combat http://publicradioeast.org/post/ptsd-treatment-camp-lejeune-marines-returning-combat <p>We talk to officials with the Naval Hospital at Camp Lejuene about the treatment and interventional services they provide to Marines and Sailors returning from combat.</p><p>This Tuesday was the 11<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the September 11th attacks.&nbsp; 9/11 ceremonies were held across eastern North Carolina to remember the thousands that were lost in terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.&nbsp; This Tuesday, at Lejeune Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville, a couple hundred people turned out for the Patriot Day observance.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 21:10:27 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 4933 at http://publicradioeast.org