Since 2013, Ken Falke has helped thousands of combat veterans overcome the stress, anxiety and trauma of war at his 37-acre Virginia retreat. Now, he wants to help others find the same peace.
Can time among the pines treat PTSD? A local effort is underway to prove that nature may be the best medicine for wounded service members.
Brian O’Callaghan, a former Marine and National Security Agency division chief, suffered from PTSD, his lawyers said.
“The flashing lights, the loud bangs and even the fire crackers can sound like gun fire, it can sound like bombs,” said Shawn Gourley, executive director of Military with PTSD.
Cole Lyle, a Marine veteran who served in Afghanistan, suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
WASHINGTON — When Tyler Skluzacek’s dad came home from the war in Iraq he was “a little bit different.” He was in 6th grade at the time. “I have a real personal connection to the PTSD (Post…
The great grandson of John D. Rockefeller passed away Friday, but
he is remembered for being far more than just a name.
Not all wounds are visible. A local couple opens up about the physical and mental effects of war.
Virtual Iraq is the latest technology in the fight against post-traumatic stress disorder.
Marine veteran Capt. Jason Haag is speaking openly about living
with PTSD and a traumatic brain injury. After three tours, two in Iraq and one in Afghanistan, his physical injuries were
healing but his mental ones were not.
Thousands of veterans are finding transcendental meditation, or TM, as the answer to relieving their PTSD symptoms without losing independence.
A wall of almost 500 feet of black granite, the
Vietnam Veterans Memorial stands as a reminder of
the lives lost for the nation and its founder.
The Fort Detrick-based Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs on Friday announced $100 million in grants to fund research into the diagnosis and treatment of combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder and mild traumatic brain injury.
Meghin Moore, special to wtop.com ARLINGTON, Va. – About a dozen motorcycle riders roared out of the parking lot by the Air Force Memorial Saturday morning to start a 24-hour ride to raise awareness for…
An Army physician who served in Iraq is now on a new mission: Making sure war heroes recover after their service.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.