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Stories with subject: Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • VA study on whether dogs can heal vets with PTSD has critics story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-21-16 1:45 pm

    FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina - Army veteran Joe Aguirre opens a restaurant door, then steps aside to let his golden retriever take point. "Clear," Aguirre commands, and 3-year-old Munger pivots right, left, then right again, sweeping the room for potential threats.

  • Judge stops Border Patrol from putting war vet in Texas 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 3:52 pm

    BAY CITY, Michigan - A war veteran seeking to avoid a U.S. Border Patrol assignment in Texas because of post-traumatic stress disorder has won a key ruling from a federal judge in Michigan.

  • Soldier aims to raise awareness by conquering Mount Everest 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 12:10 pm

    CUMMING, Georgia - A West Point graduate who went to high school in Georgia is set to begin climbing to the peak of Mount Everest, all while breaking some records and raising awareness for soldiers' mental health.