PTSD

For Veterans, Witnessing Suffering Can Mean Worse PTSD

For Veterans, Witnessing Suffering Can Mean Worse PTSD

1 day ago   |   Psych Central

A study of Norwegian veterans who served in Afghanistan finds that being exposed to the death and suffering of others tends to result in worse symptoms of post-traumatic stress...
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Rockland man arrested for gas station assault, claims PTSD

Rockland man arrested for gas station assault, claims PTSD

3 days ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

Police said the suspect admitted to the assault and that he said he suffers from PTSD.
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Scientists say they are getting closer to developing 'stress vaccine' that could reduce effects of PTSD

Scientists say they are getting closer to developing 'stress vaccine' that could reduce effects of PTSD

4 days ago   |   WTAE

A possible answer to staving off stress has been hiding in plain sight all along.
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Officials: Man who killed mother, stepfather, another man had recently stop taking medication

Officials: Man who killed mother, stepfather, another man had recently stop taking medication

6 days ago   |   KSBW

Family members said Jesse Lee Northrup was an Army veteran who saw someone die by suicide while serving and struggled with PTSD.
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‘Stress vaccine' that could mitigate PTSD & anxiety possible within next 15yrs

‘Stress vaccine' that could mitigate PTSD & anxiety possible within next 15yrs

6 days ago   |   RT

Scientists studying a specific kind of bacterium found in dirt believe it could help us produce a ‘stress vaccine' within the next 10 to 15 years to stave off the risk of...
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Service dogs bark veterans back to life

8 days ago   |   Boston Herald

After he considered suicide, Curtis Thompson finally admitted that he might need help. “I stereotyped myself. I wasn't an old man, like in Vietnam and World War II,” said Army...
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Jason Kander Speaks Candidly About Ending Mayoral Bid To Seek Treatment For PTSD

Jason Kander Speaks Candidly About Ending Mayoral Bid To Seek Treatment For PTSD

11 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

Seen as a rising Democratic star, he dropped out of Kansas City, Missouri, mayor's race last year.
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Former Democractic rising star speaks out for first time about PTSD treatment

11 days ago   |   NBC News

"After 11 years of trying to outrun depression and PTSD symptoms, I have finally concluded that it's faster than me. That I have to stop running, turn around, and confront it...
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In a Culture War Over the Military, Bruce Springsteen Stands Alone

11 days ago   |   Time

Some musicians make songs praising troops, like Toby Keith and Kid Rock. Others rail against war, like M.I.A. and Neil Young. Then there's Bruce Springsteen, who does both. In...
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Meet the squirrel monkey that changed this veteran's life

Meet the squirrel monkey that changed this veteran's life

12 days ago   |   New York Post

When former US infantryman Luke was seriously injured in combat, his entire life changed. Fortunately, the vet, who suffers from PTSD and insomnia, met a young squirrel monkey...
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Lithgow, Bening and more stars to perform Mueller report

Lithgow, Bening and more stars to perform Mueller report

Former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign is getting the theatrical treatment. Read more ...

Trump signs executive order requiring hospitals to disclose prices to patients

Trump signs executive order requiring hospitals to disclose prices to patients

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday aimed at making health care prices more readily available to consumers. Read more ...

'There's bleach on me. They poured bleach on me': Chicago PD just released...

'There's bleach on me. They poured bleach on me': Chicago PD just released files and footage from the Jussie Smollett case

The Chicago Police Department released records and videos on Monday, related to the investigation into "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, who police alleged organized an attack... Read more ...

Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

The Italian cities of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo have been selected as the next hosts of the 2026 Winter Olympics after the IOC made its formal announcement on Monday. Read more ...

GOP state senators in Oregon strike for 5th day over climate change bill

GOP state senators in Oregon strike for 5th day over climate change bill

The Oregon Senate is unable to conduct business for a fifth day because of a Republican boycott of the Legislature over major climate change legislation. Read more ...

Trump announces 'hard hitting' new sanctions against Iran

Trump announces 'hard hitting' new sanctions against Iran

"We will continue to increase pressure on Tehran," Trump said. "Never can Iran have a nuclear weapon." Read more ...

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

The proposal goes further than the plan already unveiled by his Democratic primary rival Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway declines to appear before House panel

Kellyanne Conway declines to appear before House panel

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Monday turned down a request to testify before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on possible violations of the Hatch Act... Read more ...

19-year-old killed in officer-involved shooting

19-year-old killed in officer-involved shooting

Police say witnesses told them that the victim fired at police before he was shot. Read more ...

Chiefs' WR Tyreek Hill to meet with NFL investigators this week, according...

Chiefs' WR Tyreek Hill to meet with NFL investigators this week, according to report

Yahoo Sports, citing multiple sources, says meeting will happen in Kansas City Read more ...