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PTSD Suicide

May 25, 2016

As I’ve already indicated I am #1 going to be in a PSA soon created by Three Wise Men Foundation, some of which has to do with suicide but also that I #2 have agreed to single out different PTSD  topics to be discussed.  This time I want as many people to participate as...

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PTSD -Story submission

May 23, 2016

Message Body: I received some inside information from an active duty friend that does medical boards. The military has been denying active duty members from being diagnosed with PTSD. Over 500 cases only 1 was approved. Now they are attempting to clean the books of the veterans that have been...

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PTSD- “What a Scam”

May 23, 2016

I received a post from someone last night.  In the post, this accused me of using our site to commit some kind of scam on the PTSD population.  I usually try and ignore negative posts but this one was made as an accusation which I fear could affect other PTSD sufferers, who...

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PTSD- Sebastian Junger

May 22, 2016

I was reading the paper this morning and came upon a book review that hit me like a ton of bricks.   The book is called “Tribe. On Homecoming and Belonging” by Sebastian Junger, who has written several books about the war.  There is a very nice review written by Jennifer...

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PTSD and Celebrity

May 21, 2016

I have done some research and digging around the internet to see if I could find some famous people who have indicated that they suffer from PTSD.  Since I know none of these people personally I can only say that these have been reported from another sources so you can...

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PTSD- Our book

May 19, 2016

I’ve received a few requests from potential book buyers who are a bit unsure whether they want to spend the money on a book about PTSD.  I wanted to assure everyone that this is not a dark book where I complain about my own personal battle with my own PTSD.  Their next...

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PTSD- Wishin’, and hopin’, and prayin

May 18, 2016

I was riding home yesterday in my car listening to my oldies station as I usually do and a song came on whose lyrics started with, “Wishin’ and hopin, and plannin’ and schemin’ his kisses will start.  That won’t get him into your heart”  I didn’t catch who the female singers...

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PTSD- Push on or give up?

May 16, 2016

I was watching a sports program yesterday.  The show I was watching usually deals with some interesting facet of a sports figure rather than sports clips.  More of a human interest kind of show.  On this particular show there was a feature about a young North Carolina female athlete who...

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PTSD- What do you get out of it?

May 15, 2016

Just got finished answering the Sunday mail.  I was just asked “What to you get out of it?”  Its sad how often I have to answer this same  question.  Maybe its my age or something like this .  I’ve been very fortunate to have gotten the upper hand on my...

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PTSD Another story

May 15, 2016

Message Body: We all suffer with it. Each of our stories are different and yet the same. I struggle everyday, and for me; my family keeps me going. It is the small things. Like when the cats and the dogs play with each other, or waking up to flowers on...

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