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  • Some parts of war are easier to lay down than others
    Drudge Report: Will WH punish or help war-ravaged intruder?
    Tuesday's Drudge Report banner raised the ante that the White House may victimize a mentally disturbed veteran to cover shame over his effortless security breach. The banner article covered the plight of "damaged veterans" returning...
  • Hounds Helping Heroes Heal needs your support
    Hounds Helping Heroes Heal needs your support
    Hounds Helping Heroes Heal (H4) is an organization that helps connect U.S. Military Veterans with PTSD service dogs. The organization was founded by Susan Herbert who has been witness to her own mentor, Mark German, struggle through the battle of...
  • NFL players in crisis: Home violence a disease
    NFL players in crisis: Home violence a disease
    The National Football League needs to deal with the crisis in its house. If they do not, expect lawmakers on Capitol Hill to intervene in an industry that appears incapable of protecting the public from violence on the AstroTurf spreading to...
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    National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Celebrates 25th Anniversary
    The Department of Veterans Affairs' National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (NCPTSD) is celebrating its 25th anniversary.The VA created the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder on August 29, 1989 to address the needs...
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    Veterans Lose Confidence in the VA
    The recent series of scandals at the Department of Veterans Affairs has seriously eroded the confidence that veterans have in the VA.As any veteran who has used his VA benefits can tell you, the Department of Veterans Affairs is made up of some of...
  • PTSD among veterans is at an all-time high. A car wreck or a death in the family can also result in PTSD.
    Are there really alternative treatments for PTSD? Find out here.
    Are there really alternative treatments for PTSD or is it wishful thinking? According to research, there are promising alternative treatments. The key may be to use several of the alternative treatments rather than rely on just one.Visit these...
  • DOD to reconsider Vietnam veterans discharged with PTSD
    DOD to reconsider Vietnam veterans discharged with PTSD
    Although it is not unprecedented, it is rare for the Pentagon to issue a force-wide guidance. But they have, and this time its for service-level records corrections in regards to “bad paper discharges” for thousands of Vietnam-era...
  • New videos reveal There Is No God in Scientology
    New videos reveal There Is No God in Scientology
    “There Is No God in Scientology” videos by ex-Scientology whistle blower, Karen De La Carriere, are ‘making the rounds’ on social networks today.De La Carriere’s ‘Surviving Scientology’ YouTube channel has...
  • Xenon exposure impairs reconsolidation and reduces conditioned freezing in a reactivation- and time-dependent manner.
    Xenon may be a cure for PTSD
    Xenon gas has a great potential for eliminating the memories that produce many of the symptoms and behaviors involved in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as well as other memory memory-related disorders. Dr. Edward G. Meloni, assistant...
  • Prevent suicide: Help others seek help
    Prevent suicide: Help others seek help
    Sadly, someone commits suicide every day in our country.Are you or a loved onefeeling sad, stressed out, depressedand/orhaving suicidal thoughts? If yes,seek help and help others seek help. Don't let another day go by,schedulean appointment...
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    Chinese Fighter Buzzing U.S. Navy Reconnaissance Plane Triggers Flashbacks
    Yesterday, the U.S. Navy announced that on Tuesday another Chinese fighter jet made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon unarmed reconnaissance plane.At one point, the Chinese jet came as...
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    PTSD Coach- an App for Your Cell Phone
    PTSD Coach is an app designed to help with self-management of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.PTSD is one of the signature wounds of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, just as it is one of the signature wounds of the war in Vietnam.But because the...
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    VA not Ready for Flood of Veterans with PTSD
    The number of veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with PTSD has increased 325% since 2003, but in the past three years the VA’s research budget for PTSD has declined 7.8%.So the VA scandal over fraudulent record keeping...
  • Stress Management
    Managing Everyday Stress
    Life is full of hassles, deadlines, frustrations and demands. For many people stress is so commonplace that it has become a way of life. Stress is not always bad. In small doses, it can help you perform under pressure and motivate you to do your...
  • Crying It Out
    Post Traumatic Stress and Flashbacks
    What is a flashback? A Viet Nam veteran with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder was driving on the New Jersey Turnpike near Newark Airport when a helicopter flew directly overhead. Suddenly, he slammed on the brakes, pulled his car to the side of the...