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Pasadena Star-News
Women veterans have elevated suicide rates, sexual assault major factorCrystal Presbury, a counselor with the Corona Veteran Center works at her desk
Women veterans have elevated suicide rates, sexual assault major factor
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Crystal Presbury, a counselor with the Corona Veteran Center works at her desk on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016. Before 2015, no one knew how many female veterans commit suicide. Now, researchers are beginning to examine the issue, and the numbers are... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Sexual trauma linked to suicidesCrystal Presbury, a counselor with the Corona Veteran Center works at her desk
Sexual trauma linked to suicides
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Crystal Presbury, a counselor with the Corona Veteran Center works at her desk on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016. Before 2015, no one knew how many female veterans commit suicide. Now, researchers are beginning to examine the issue, and the numbers are... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Residential Program for Vets Suffering From Addiction, PTSD Switched To OutpatientROCKY HILL – For most of the last three decades, about 40 alcohol- or drug-addi
Residential Program for Vets Suffering From Addiction, PTSD Switched To Outpatient
Hartford Courant / Posted 13 days ago
ROCKY HILL – For most of the last three decades, about 40 alcohol- or drug-addicted veterans lived at the Fellowship House on the campus of the Veterans Home and Hospital, receiving six months of intense treatment while living in one of the single... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Malaria drug causes brain damage that mimics PTSD: case studyThe case of a service member diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder but
Malaria drug causes brain damage that mimics PTSD: case study
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 14 days ago
The case of a service member diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder but found instead to have brain damage caused by a malaria drug raises questions about the origin of similar symptoms in other post-9/11 veterans. According to the case study... Read more
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11 News Houston
Malaria drug causes brain damage that mimics PTSD: case studyThe case of a service member diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder but
Malaria drug causes brain damage that mimics PTSD: case study
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
The case of a service member diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder but found instead to have brain damage caused by a malaria drug raises questions about the origin of similar symptoms in other post-9/11 veterans. According to the case study... Read more
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Air Force Times
Malaria drug causes permanent brain damage: case studyThe case of a service member diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder but
Malaria drug causes permanent brain damage: case study
Air Force Times / Posted 14 days ago
The case of a service member diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder but found instead to have brain damage caused by a malaria drug raises questions about the origin of similar symptoms in other post-9/11 veterans. According to the case study... Read more
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The Washington Times
Service dogs can heal veterans suffering PTSDANALYSIS/OPINION: On National Purple Heart Day, observed on Aug. 7, the nation
Service dogs can heal veterans suffering PTSD
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: On National Purple Heart Day, observed on Aug. 7, the nation paused to honor the decorated men and women wounded in combat while serving our country. But as we reflect on these noble sacrifices, Americans should remember to also... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Manitowoc veteran trains dog to help with ailmentsat her, and she pulled me towards the exit," Hagen told the Manitowoc Herald Ti
Manitowoc veteran trains dog to help with ailments
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
at her, and she pulled me towards the exit," Hagen told the Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter. "She picks up on my feelings before I even know what's going on." Hagen bought Murphy, a mixed German shepherd, Chihuahua and dachshund breed, in January,... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Sen. Johnson calls for VA Inspector General inquiry into suicide of WI Dells nativeMADISON (WKOW) -- Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) joined both of Iowa's U.S. senators i
Sen. Johnson calls for VA Inspector General inquiry into suicide of WI Dells native
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 22 days ago
MADISON (WKOW) -- Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) joined both of Iowa's U.S. senators in asking the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Veterans Affairs to review the case of a Wisconsin Dells native who committed suicide July 8, one day... Read more
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Ventura County Star
JC Oberst: Suicide by veterans is something we can all help preventBy Jc Oberst, Special to The Star The most recent nationwide assessment on vet
JC Oberst: Suicide by veterans is something we can all help prevent
Ventura County Star / Posted 25 days ago
By Jc Oberst, Special to The Star The most recent nationwide assessment on veteran suicides reports that in 2014 20 veterans a day committed suicide. It will take all of us to be on the watch and proactive in our response when we encounter a... Read more
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MLive.com
How a high-risk combat veteran is overcoming suicide attempts via special courtwith Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, his warm tone becomes heavy and listless.
How a high-risk combat veteran is overcoming suicide attempts via special court
MLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, his warm tone becomes heavy and listless. His voice drops deeper and sometimes trails off toward the end of a sentence. There is more weight to his words, each is carefully chosen and seems to sit next to him in... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Are News and Social Media Affecting Your Mental Health?with each passing day, current events and societal issues and the ways they imp
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Are News and Social Media Affecting Your Mental Health?
Doctors Health Press / Posted 1 months ago
with each passing day, current events and societal issues and the ways they impact our daily lives are taking a toll on all of us. And not just any toll: I’m talking mental health. Is it possible that everything you’re witnessing secondhand through... Read more

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