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My mate Gareth and his invisible BFF: PTSD!

My mate Gareth is a former Marine and has experienced things that some of us can only imagine. As a result he experiences PTSD and has done for many years without seeking healthcare. A dark winter night and a fortunate flick of a coin has changed all that! Gareth points out that I too have… Read More »

How to survive a stint in the ICU psychologically unscathed

Did you know, you don’t have to be “living” dangerously, to get PTSD ? A stint in an ICU, can bring on the condition, impeding your recovery long term https://betterbodychemistry.com/stress/avoid-icu-ptsd/ Here is a recap of this video 00:10 A case of PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) 00:44 PTSD in the critically ill 01:22 The ICU… Read More »