Donald Trump speaks at a military forum on national security in Herndon, VA, on Oct. 3, 2016. (Photo: Pool/ABC)
2 months ago
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Trump under fire for comments on veterans with PTSD

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is getting flak today for an answer he gave on what he would do to address issues around post-traumatic stress disorder and suicides by military veterans.
Micah Johnson (Photo: Facebook / MGN)
3 months ago
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Soldier who killed 5 Dallas officers showed PTSD symptoms

Newly released documents show that the Army reservist who shot and killed five Dallas police officers last month showed symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after returning home from Afghanistan in 2014.
Gavin Long (Photo: CNN)
5 months ago
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Gavin Long suffered from PTSD, source tells CNN

Gavin Long, the man who shot six law enforcement officers Sunday in Baton Rouge, Louisiana -- killing three -- suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder, a source involved in the investigation told CNN's Chris Cuomo.
Michael Boncek (Photo: WTVD)
8 months ago
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NC Veteran 2,200 miles for veteran suicide awareness

Michael Boncek set out on a 2,200 mile journey to raise awareness to the 22-a-day suicide rate among the veteran community.
The Navy is paying for research into an app to screen for autism in the hopes that it could eventually be tweaked to look for signs of post-traumatic stress disorder.
9 months ago
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U.S. Navy paying for research for autism, PTSD app

The Navy is paying for research into an app to screen for autism in the hopes that it could eventually be tweaked to look for signs of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Palin suggests arrested son suffers from PTSD
11 months ago
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Palin suggests arrested son suffers from PTSD

Speaking at a rally today for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin suggested that her son Track, who was arrested this week for a domestic violence incident, suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder.
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1 year ago
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‘Stand at Attention’ event to support veterans with PTSD

At Independence Mall in Wilmington, a special competition was held to help raise money for and spread awareness about veterans with PTSD.
Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location
2 years ago
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Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location

Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location. New location will be open January 26.
EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Song of a Soldier
2 years ago
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Song of a Soldier

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can affect anyone. In the military, the Department of Veterans Affairs reports upwards of 20% of Veterans suffer from it. A local band wrote a song about a soldier who lives that life. In part two of a special Extraordinary Person of the Week, the Song of a Soldier and how that music is helping those in need.
Comfort in a cup of tea
4 years ago
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Comfort in a cup of tea

After losing her newborn twins in 2008, Rachel Crawford created a brand of teas that create emotional well-being...and can even help troops suffering with PTSD.