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5AM in Islington – PTSD, Why Black Men Don’t Talk, ‘I Was Just Hurt..’ Feat Wale Show

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National PTSD Syndrome

more info: http://starkravingviking.blogspot.com/2010/07/national-ptsd-syndrome.html Are US and UK citizens so overwhelmed with PTSD to see, and do, something about their government’s abuse of them? It seems since September 11 in the US and 7/7 in the UK, citizens have written the government a blank check to clamp down on average citizens who aren’t a threat. Britain… Read More »

War, depression, suicide: American veterans are finding help | AFP

The Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project provides help to US veterans who suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury. The nonprofit, which was created in 2012, recently held a “Wellness Day” that included yoga, meditation and other activities. Abonnez-vous à la chaîne de l’AFP, et pensez à activer les notifications http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCckz6n8QccTd6K_xdwKqa0A/?sub_confirmation=1… Read More »

Documentary: Battle at Home

Statistics suggest that until relatively recently the majority of soldiers in combat never fired their weapons. For most of us it is next to impossible to open fire on someone, so the military goes through great efforts to teach soldiers to become killers and to desensitize them. The products of these efforts are trigger-happy soldiers… Read More »

Combat Vet Raps about PTSD – via FOX5 Vegas KVVU2

Veteran Turned Rapper SGT Dunson uses music to treat PTSD. LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – One in six Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) last year. Some of them get therapy while others have taken their own lives. For more of the story check out : http://www.fox5vegas.com/story/18528060/local-vet-combats-ptsd-with-rap Source: Youtube

The Final Call: Why Firefighters Commit Suicide | Fault Lines

Suicide rates are on the increase among firefighters in the United States. They are three times more likely to die by suicide than in line of duty, according to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF), an organisation chartered by Congress to honour and provide support to the families of firefighters killed on the job. They… Read More »

About PTSD symptoms: “I pretty much alienated myself from everyone… ” CPT Sarah C. Humphries

CPT Sarah C. Humphries US Army (1994 – present) “I am so glad I did [get treatment]; I wish I had done it five years sooner.” Learn more about PTSD from CPT Sarah C. Humphries as well as Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube

Boston Marathon Bombing Causing PTSD in Children

According to a study from researchers at Boston University, about one out of nine children who were in attendance at the Boston Marathon bombing have symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. The statistics are based on a survey of 460 parents with children age 4 to 19 in the Boston area. According to… Read More »

Gunshots heard as patron films gunman shooting inside California bar

Eyewitness footage from inside a Southern California bar shooting that killed 12 has emerged. Gunshots can be header as the patron, Dallas Knapp, escapes from the Borderline Bar and Grill. Authorities identified the gunman as Ian David Long, 28, a decorated Marine Corps machine gunner who had served in Afghanistan and suffered from post-traumatic stress… Read More »

PTSD – The war within

Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Out of two million US soldiers who have served in Afghanistan and Iraq, psychiatrists estimate that one in three may, at some point, develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It is the story of five American soldiers stricken with PTSD. One is on trial for murder, two committed suicide and two… Read More »