Veterans Using Pot To Ease PTSD, Despite Scant ResearchA growing number of states are weighing whether to legalize marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder.
Decorated South Jersey Iraq War Veteran Talks About His Daily Struggles With PTSDTwenty-nine-year-old Josh House lives in Mount Ephraim with his pregnant wife, Shannon, and six-year-old son, Zachary.
3 Marines Honoring A Pair Of Fallen Brothers-In-Arms With 'The Long Walk'Sergeants Devon Richio, Steven Walls, and Andrew Einstein all departed from the Liberty Bell headed to Ground Zero in New York with backpacks and service dogs in toe.
Health: For Some Veterans, A Popular Tradition Can Trigger Painful MemoriesBig Fourth of July festivities coming up this holiday weekend, but for some veterans a popular tradition can trigger painful memories.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Therapist Finds Her Career Niche Working With Philadelphia PTSD PatientsKim Dove, Senior Primary Therapist at Princeton House Behavioral Health in Men's Trauma, questioned her career and educational choices early in her career.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
Phila. Forum Highlights Growing Incidence of PTSD in City's Children Post-traumatic stress disorder, "PTSD," is a malady commonly associated with war veterans. But children living in Philadelphia's most violent neighborhoods are showing signs of it, too.
Women’s Center Offers Counseling On Gender-Specific IssuesInside the Veterans Multi-Service Center on North Fourth Street, in the shadow of the Ben Franklin Bridge, a room has been set aside specifically for women, for the first time.
Local Professor Suggests Teen Sex Abuse Victims Confront Trauma Head-OnProlonged exposure therapy has patients discuss traumatic memories and face stressful situations.
Health: Mental Health Issues & The MilitaryCould the bloodshed in Washington, D.C. have been prevented? 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on that part of the story.