Veterans and others with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may have flashbacks or other negative reactions and increased anxiety when exposed to situations that remind them of the stressor that caused their condition. This often includes loud noises, accidental touches, or certain sights or smells. Understanding PTSD and its symptoms as…

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a serious mental health concern that can affect the entire body. A common diagnosis in veterans, you may be able to get a PTSD disability rating from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This would allow you to receive VA disability compensation and if…

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may increase a veteran’s risk for suicide or attempted suicide. When PTSD becomes deadly, you can help to save their lives by knowing the signs to look for and how to get them the treatment they need. The United States Department of Veterans Affairs is active…