Posts Tagged ‘Veteran’

Treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): From Lobotomies To Meditation

Daniel Gannon

With more and more veterans returning from overseas with the life-threatening and under-diagnosed Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, it’s increasingly apparent that the standard treatment isn’t doing the trick. Read more

TM reduces PTSD among active duty US Army, says new research


I know from my experience in Iraq just how stressful deployments can be. Last week a new survey conducted by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) found that 1 in 3 post-9/11 veterans has considered suicide. Read more

“TM Saved My Life” – Suicidal Afghanistan War Veteran Who Suffered From PTSD


FAIRFIELD, IOWA Military police sergeants, civilian police officers and SWAT team members are all supposed to be tough. Luke Jensen was all three, so when the stress of combat began eating away at him, he felt so ashaHamed, he wanted to die. Read more