Tag Archives: Vietnam War

Surviving PTSD: A Vietnam veteran’s insight on his lifelong struggle

Prescott, Arizona, resident Robert Lynn Pedigo has struggled with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) ever since returning from his service in the Vietnam War in 1970. While he has found ways to cope with the bulk of his symptoms, he still struggles with it even today. “It’s not simply something that just goes away,” Pedigo said.… Read More »

The Charlie Daniels Band – Still in Saigon

Vietnam War songs: https://rateyourmusic.com/list/JBrummer/vietnam_war_song_project/ The 1980s saw a revival of interest in the Vietnam War, both in song, films, and literature. The country rock track “Still in Saigon” (Epic Records # 14-02828), composed by Dan Daley, one of the most popular and well-known of the songs which fitted into this trend, looked at the impact… Read More »

How to Overcome PTSD | Combat Faith | The Honorable Allen B. Clark

This video tells my true-life story of how I lost both of my legs in Vietnam, suffered for years from PTSD, and was able to conquer PTSD in the end. I hope my story helps you or someone you know who is suffering from PTSD, even if the PTSD is not from a war experience.… Read More »

Justin Deas Daytime Emmy Reel Spanning 5 Wins (1988, 1989, 1994, 1995 & 1997)

Reel for Justin Deas first win (from As The World Turns 1984) not available Reel #1 – Keith comforts Gina after her niece dies (Santa Barbara 1988) Reel #2 – Keith and Gina Marry (Santa Barbara 1989) Reel #3 – Buzz tells Nadine what really happened in Vietnam (Guiding Light 1994) Reel #4 – Buzz… Read More »

Coping with PTSD Beautiful Trauma: "Fear in Vietnam". Chapter 1.

Since I find it hard to find time to stop and read a book, I decided to do it and share more relevant parts with you. “Fear” by Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the books on the list. You can find my story of “survival” in the aftermath of Paris terrorist attacks and my… Read More »

Progress: This Video Game Stars A Vietnam War Veteran With Severe PTSD

So many video games glamorize the violence of war, but few acknowledge the trauma that soldiers face long after they leave the battlefield—until now. Check out this powerful new game that depicts the daily plight of a Vietnam vet who suffers from PTSD. Subscribe to ClickHole http://bit.ly/1qugIEe Like ClickHole on Facebook https://www.fb.com/clickhole Follow ClickHole on… Read More »

Vietnam War was lost in 1969, but I showed up to be drafted in to the US Army.

Recently, I had an infected toe, so I drove 90 miles south to the VA clinic and gave my Indian, VA doctor, who is from West Bengal, India, at the VA, Bangor, Maine, clinic, an interesting article from the NY Times, written by a Marine Lieutenant, who led troops in 1969 in Nam. My doctor… Read More »

"Take Another Puff" by Shaun Schipper

“Take Another Puff” original song By Shaun Schipper. This is a song about someone who has a Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder which a lot of people have. There are many situations that can trigger this, such as war, sexual assault, physical abuse, horrific accidents and so many other traumatic events. Take Another Puff Shaun Schipper ©… Read More »