A new study supports what a small group of military researchers hassuspected for decades: that modern warfare destroys the brain. In early 2012, a neuropathologist named Daniel Perl was examining a slide of human brain tissue when he saw something odd and unfamiliar in the wormlike squiggles and folds. It looked like brown dust; a […]Read More What if PTSD Is More Physical Than Psychological?
While it’s something that many people don’t want to talk about, sex matters to people. Sexual function and sexual desire can be important parts of a person’s life, particularly if he or she is in a relationship. And, unfortunately, what we know is that combat posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) affects a veteran’s sexual desire and […]Read More Sexual Desire, Function and Combat PTSD
Nonprofit Overview Causes: Emergency Assistance, Military & Veterans Organizations, Transportation Assistance, Veterans Mission: The Veterans Airlift Command provides free air transportation to wounded warriors, veterans and their families for medical and other compassionate purposes through a national network of volunteer aircraft owners and pilots. Our priority is on the veterans of Iraqi Freedom and […]Read More Veteran Airlift Command
https://www.wwfs.org/ Our Mission Our mission is to provide support to the families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The families of our casualties suffer in many ways: some financially, some psychologically. “When America Goes to War… Our Families Go to War”Read More Wounded Warrior Family Support
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tvca-veteran-reflections-ticke… TVCA Veteran Reflections Join us at the American Red Cross for the fourth episode of Veteran Reflections. Speakers will include Veterans from World War II, Korea, Vietnam, and Operation Iraqi Freedom. This is a evening of history that you will not want to miss! Beer will… eventbrite.comRead More TVCA Veteran Reflections
Lately, I’ve been thinking about how our social environment affects our identity. Our social environments shape us from birth, often unconsciously, instilling a sense of security, self-worth,… Source: How Self-worth Affects IdentityRead More How Self-worth Affects Identity
Nonprofit Overview Causes: Emergency Assistance, Homeless & Housing, Housing Expense Reduction Support, Human Services, Military & Veterans Organizations, Veterans Mission: USA Cares exists to help bear the burdens of service by providing post-9/11 military families with financial and advocacy support in their time of need. Assistance is provided to all branches of service, all […]Read More USA Cares
https://wordpress.com/read/blogs/40099923/posts/9947 Taken from the book, “Soldiers Stories: A Collection of WWII Memoirs” with permission by Myra Miller; written by Marshall Miller. War Stories don’t always end when the shooting stops and soldiers return to civilian life. The family of former Army Corporal Delmer Beam can tell you all about he horrors of Post-Traumatic Stress […]Read More Intermission Story (3) – Cpl. Delmer R. Beam & PTSD