FDA Calls Ecstasy A 'Breakthrough' Drug For PTSDAccording to reports, MDMA helps patients deal with traumatic memories by relieving some of the stress associated with the experience.
The Effects Of A Hurricane On Survivors' Mental HealthPsychiatrists say it is important for parents to monitor their children following a disaster like this for signs they may be having trouble coping.
Veterans With PTSD Find Comfort In Unique TherapyA group of veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is finding comfort in a unique therapy involving horses.
Army Vet Paddleboards 3,500 Miles To Raise Money For Wounded WarriorsA special ops veteran from Miami who suffers from PTSD is giving back to other veterans by setting out on a remarkable journey.
Judge Booted From Bench Wants Rehearing, Cites PTSDLess than three weeks after the Florida Supreme Court ordered his removal from the bench, a Brevard County judge is seeking a rehearing based on post-traumatic stress disorder.
Robber Killed By Miami-Dade Police Was Disturbed War VetA man shot dead by Miami-Dade police after robbing a Wendy's restaurant Tuesday had a troubled past, and apparently suffered the mental ravages of war.
South Florida Vets Take To The Stage To Deal With PTSDThey're known as the Combat Hippies and they're in the last week of rehearsals for their show called "Conscience Under Fire."
The Real American Sniper In His Own WordsThe deadliest sniper in American history, Chris Kyle lived in perches and hideouts in Iraq’s most dangerous cities, secretly protecting Marines and soldiers, one shot at a time.
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.
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.
Miami VA Chief Defiant, Vows To Stay OnThe embattled chief of staff for the Miami VA said he has no intention of resigning, despite calls for him to step down following revelations that in 2009 he agreed never to practice medicine again in the state of New York and was sanctioned by the state of Florida for allegedly failing to provide the proper care to one of his patients who died a painful and gruesome death.