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Suicides among U.S. Troops Surging

Increase from 2011 figures catches officials by surprise.

Posted Friday, June 8, 2012

Army Begins Pilot Video Project to Treat PTSD

Filmmaking is seen as a possible therapy.

Posted Wednesday, June 6, 2012

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Lessons from War Being Used to Fight Combat Stress

Military program tries to address the emotional toll of war.

Posted Thursday, January 26, 2012

New York University Links WTC Responders with PTSD, Respiratory Illness

Study illustrates the integral relationship between mental health and physical diseases.

Posted Friday, December 23, 2011

Medical Conditions Listed on Ga. Drivers' Licenses to Help Responders

The decision to add the medical condition designations was spurred by a state Senate bill signed into law last year that allows people with PTSD to put a notation on their licenses.

Posted Monday, September 12, 2011

Does Depression Affect Cardiac Care?

Study researches connection between depression & cardiac care.

Posted Friday, July 1, 2011

First Responders in Maine Oppose Limits to PTSD Benefits

Bill aims to reduce litigation and avoid "unreliable" workers' compensation claims.

Posted Friday, April 15, 2011

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Suicides Affect Patients & EMS Providers

Read about how suicides affect both patients and providers.

Posted Friday, April 1, 2011

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Heroes to Hometowns

EMS providers should be aware of the psychological characteristics and physical injuries common to Veterans returning from Afghanistan and Iraq.

Posted Tuesday, March 1, 2011


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