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Old 09-11-2019, 04:02 PM
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Cool PTSD and "today's answer"

Sadly, the answer inside is much worse than the so-called "answers" we have outside. PTSD isn't that's unique or new. It's been called so many different names over the decades. Nor is it limited to those of us who have served, however, methods, treatments and answers have by far not been as glamorous or glory filled as cancer. What's so ironic is when asked we lace the boots and grab our weapons for war, most are respectful and acknowledge the service or sacrifice, but when comes to addressing the conditions that close to 80% of us return with. We see the consequences of that the number of those incarcerated as well as the rates of recidivism. The common answer seems to be "take two pills and call me in the morning". Just as it's important to understand our enemies, we have understand that there is no two individuals suffering with PTSD alike... 80% is a staggering number that require - no demand and deserve proper treatment.
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