NJ Assembly Passes Bill Allowing Medical Marijuana Use For PTSDThe Democrat-led Assembly voted 55-14, with seven abstentions on Thursday. The bill heads to the Senate for consideration.
22-Day Push Up Challenge Sheds Light On The Dark Side Of PTSD Among VetsThe latest social media craze involves filming yourself doing 22 push ups every day, for 22 days. An army veteran in Michigan started it to get people talking about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Vets Take The Stage To Perform Stand-Up Comedy With ‘Project 9-Line’More than 200,000 U.S. veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have been treated for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
LI Veteran With PTSD Finds New Strength With Rescue DogSo far, Guardians of Rescue's Paws Of War program has placed 22 rescue dogs with military veterans suffering from PTSD.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
Ex-MTA Bus Driver Investigated For Allegedly Violating Workers' CompensationInvestigators say they have their own surveillance footage of Ingram running the truck along with social media activity showing a less-than-despondent woman's posts.
Dobbs Ferry Non-Profit Specializing In Therapy Dogs Says Donations Are DwindlingTherapy dogs are becoming increasingly popular among PTSD patients, but demand far exceeds supply.
Military Veteran United With Therapy Dog On Long IslandDaja Lacey, who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, will be united with a therapy dog named Tank -- a rescued pit bull that has been specially-trained to help Lacey battle the condition.
'The Possibility Dogs' Author Talks Healing After PTSDService dog trainer and bestselling author Susannah Charles joined us to talk about her new book "The Possibility Dogs," which sheds light on the importance of the human-animal bond and her work training "unadoptable" animals into service dogs.
Seen At 11: Horrors Of Combat May Affect Military Working Dogs As Well As OwnersMilitary working dogs are trained to jump out of helicopters, repel down walls, swim long distances, and sniff out bombs from up to two miles away. However, no matter how much preparation a war dog receives, the combat experience can still be traumatic.