NC - PTSD v3 Host Lead Since 2001, roughly 2.2 MILLION men and women have been involved in wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Researchers at the National Institute of Mental Health estimate that overMore >> For service members, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is when the fear and anxiety of war never goes away. For spouses welcoming home a service member, it can be difficult.More >> The Veterans Affairs Department says 18 veterans commit suicide every day. According to the VA, access to care can play a huge role in preventing those deaths. It was a nine-month tour in Fallujah thatMore >> Approximately 5.2 million adults experience posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a given year. According to the Veterans Affairs Department, 18 veterans commit suicide every day. Here's what you need to know and how you or a loved one can get help.
The Defense Department estimates up to one-fifth of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan will experience some type of post traumatic stress disorder.More >>