FDA Calls Ecstasy A 'Breakthrough' Drug For PTSDAccording to reports, MDMA helps patients deal with traumatic memories by relieving some of the stress associated with the experience.
Lady Gaga, Prince William Talk PTSD, Mental Health In Video ChatGaga recently acknowledged she suffered from PSTD after being sexually assaulted at age 19.
Lawsuit: Army Should Factor PTSD, Other Mental Health Conditions In Discharged DecisionsThe plaintiffs, two Army veterans from Connecticut who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan, say in the lawsuit that they were wrongly denied honorable discharges.
Measuring Brain Waves Helps Doctors Fine Tune Treatment Plans For PTSD PatientsThere has been a potential breakthrough for people suffering from severe depression, PTSD, and other severe mental problems.
Veterans Suffering From PTSD Turning To Golf As TherapySome military members who are battling post-traumatic stress disorder have begun turning to golf as a form of therapeutic treatment.
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.