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PTSD and Marriage: 5 Things Spouses Need to Know

by Amy Bushatz, Military.com [This article was originally featured on Military.com. Reprinted by permission.] You never invited combat stress or post-traumatic stress disorder to be a part of your marriage. But there it is anyway,…


The Military Tragedy The Media Didn’t Notice

Murder, suicide, and workplace violence are endemic to members of the American armed forces. Since 2001, more active-duty military personnel have committed suicide than have been killed in Afghanistan. The suicide rate among recent veterans…


Meditation and PTSD


Conquering tragedy

Story by Lealan Buehrer PEORIA, Ill. – First Lt. Allison Schore heard two shots ring out inside the restaurant. Two unmistakable gunshots. Then three more. “I knew instantly what that noise was,” she said. “There…


Mental health: ‘To go or not to go’

by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen CREECH AIR FORCE BASE, Nevada – The clinic buildings themselves aren’t scary; add the words mental health and the image of being studied like a frozen caveman, and most…