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PTSD: The signs, symptoms and how it's closer than you think

June 27th is PTSD Awareness Day. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder affects veterans disproportionately and California has some 1.8 million veterans. It also disproportionately affects minority women and their children. Dr. Shaili Jain, is a psychiatrist and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder specialist with Stanford University School of Medicine. She talks to KPIX 5’s Emily Turner about… Read More »

Service Dogs Specialize In Helping Veterans With Post-Traumatic Stress

The US Department of Veteran’s Affairs says the rates of PTSD among veterans can be as high as 30%, and its effects can be crippling. Now, one Bay Area non-profit is offering to help those service members affected by PTSD. Katie Nielsen reports. (5-14-2019) Source: Youtube