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Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (INACTIVE)

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  • Injured combat veterans take a field trip in San Diego

     
    Getting accustomed to being around civilians can be one of the most difficult challenges for veterans injured in war. So each month, therapists at Naval Medical Center San Diego gather a group — sometimes amputees, sometimes patients with other...
  • John Huston's 'Let There Be Light' online: Kenneth Turan's pick

     
    "Let There Be Light": Kenneth Turan's DVD pick this week is not a DVD at all, but a free video on demand streaming and downloading of one of the most significant of American documentaries, a controversial film that has been restored in a very specific...
  • San Diego council delays decision on VA center

     
    The San Diego City Council on Tuesday delayed a decision on whether to permit a 40-bed treatment center to open in the Old Town neighborhood for military veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars who are suffering from post-traumatic stress......
  • County health clinic to open in skid row apartment building

     
    Recognizing the high cost of treating homeless patients, Los Angeles County plans to open a health clinic inside a skid row apartment building....
  • Charity helps foreign troops take Afghanistan pets home

    KABUL, Afghanistan — She was just an ordinary brown mutt, a stray, but Pvt. Conrad Lewis loved her. Lewis, a British paratrooper in Afghanistan's Helmand province, adopted the dog and named her Pegasus. Everyone called her Peg. In his letters...
  • 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle shot dead in a post-combat world

    'American Sniper' Chris Kyle shot dead in a post-combat world
    Military sniper Chris Kyle had survived the dust-worn places where he had to worry about enemy fire — or even friendly fire — until this weekend. Kyle, 38, an author and former Navy SEAL, was shot dead Saturday by an unemployed, 25-year-...
  • Harry Jackson dies at 87; Western artist created famed John Wayne sculpture

    Harry Jackson dies at 87; Western artist created famed John Wayne sculpture
    Harry Jackson, an acclaimed Western artist who created the bronze equestrian sculpture of cowboy movie legend John Wayne that was installed in front of what was then the Great Western Savings & Loan office building on Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills...
  • Soldiers' brains bear scars of emotional wounds

    Soldiers' brains bear scars of emotional wounds
    Eighteen months after they have returned from a war zone, soldiers bear an unmistakable sign of emotional trauma deep inside their brains. But in most, a key node of the brain's fear circuitry returns to normal, perhaps keeping mental illness such as...
  • Pre-deployment mental woes make combat stress more likely

    Civilians who don the uniform and march into war carrying the psychological burden of previous trauma -- or of afflictions such as depression or anxiety disorder --  are far more likely than their mentally healthy comrades to suffer battle-related...
  • Court upholds conviction of Marine in killing of unarmed Iraqi

     
    A military appeals court has rejected an appeal from a Camp Pendleton Marine serving an 11-year prison sentence in the killing of an unarmed Iraqi in 2006....
  • Gilroy police call off search for woman believed killed by son

     
    Gilroy police called off a search Saturday for a woman believed to have been killed by her son, a veteran of the Iraq war suffering from PTSD....