Drug Overdoses Linked To Post-Traumatic Stress, Johns Hopkins Study FindsWitnessing or experiencing a drug overdose can lead to the development of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms, a study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found.
FDA Approves Expanded Research Into MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy For PTSD PatientsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved an expansion of a trial that allows researchers to see how MDMA could help people with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Annapolis Doctor Helps With Groundbreaking PTSD StudyA groundbreaking new study may have the answer doctors have been looking for to treat PTSD.
Storing Loaded Gun At Home Raised Soldiers' Risk Of Death By Suicide, Study FindsOver 1,000 active duty US Army soldiers have died by suicide since 2015.
Md. Firefighters Battling PTSD Have First-Of-Its-Kind Center To CopeFirefighters have one of the most dangerous jobs in the world, but the danger is more than just physical.
Who's Helping Our Heroes?They run straight toward danger, first on the scene when tragedy strikes. They witness life and death firsthand, and risk their lives for us...but who is there to help them?
Lawyers Want Guilty Plea Thrown Out For Son Accused In Dad's MurderLawyers for a son who murdered his father fought to get his guilty plea thrown out Tuesday morning in a controversial Harford County case.
VA: Ex-Marine Who Killed 3 In Baton Rouge Did Not Have PTSDA former Marine who ambushed and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers last month never saw combat in Iraq, but told doctors he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder because a buddy showed him videos of maimed and decapitated bodies, according to newly released Veterans Health Administration medical records.
Art Therapy Conference Focuses On Veterans With PTSDArt therapists are learning how creative arts can help military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.
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.
Study: Suicides More Likely To Occur After MidnightAccording to a new study, suicides are more likely to happen after midnight.
Health Professionals Fear Tragedies Such As Fort Hood Stigmatize Mental IllnessAuthorities in Fort Hood, Texas are trying to piece together what led an Iraq War veteran to kill three people and wound 16 others before taking his own life at an Army base in Texas.
PTSD In Civil War Times: A Md. Museum Exhibit A new exhibit at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick offers a historical perspective on post-traumatic stress disorder.